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Noun: bear claw
  1. Almond-flavoured yeast-raised pastry shaped in an irregular semicircle resembling a bear's claw
    - bear paw
  2. An incised design resembling the claw of a bear; used in Native American pottery
  3. Claw of a bear; often used in jewellery

Derived forms: bear claws

Type of: claw, coffee roll, design, figure, pattern, sweet roll

Encyclopedia: Bear claw