Definition of Cat's-claw

1. Noun. Erect shrub with small if any spines having racemes of white to yellow flowers followed by curved pointed pods and black shiny seeds; West Indies and Florida.




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Literary usage of Cat's-claw

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1. Colonial Children by Albert Bushnell Hart, Blanche Evans Hazard (1902)
"They are shut up like a cat,s claw till when he goes to bite. Sometimes the mowers happen to stumble over them and receive no hurt; but they always give the ..."

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