1. clove hitch a knot used to fasten a line temporarily to a post or spar
  2. Calvatia genus of puffballs having outer casings whose upper parts break at maturity into angular pieces to expose the spores
  3. clove oil essential oil obtained from cloves and used to flavor medicines
  4. globefish any of numerous marine fishes whose elongated spiny body can inflate itself with water or air to form a globe; several species contain a potent nerve poison; closely related to spiny puffers
  5. killifish small mostly marine warm-water carp-like schooling fishes
  6. half hitch a knot used to fasten a rope temporarily to an object
  7. creole-fish deep-sea fish of tropical Atlantic
  8. cloddish heavy and dull and stupid
  9. clownish like a clown
  10. Clausewitz Prussian general and military theorist who proposed a doctrine of total war and war as an extension of diplomacy (1780-1831)
  11. Clovis I king of the Franks who unified Gaul and established his capital at Paris and founded the Frankish monarchy; his name was rendered as Gallic `Louis' (466-511)
  12. cold fish an aloof unemotional person
  13. cloven (used of hooves) split, divided
  14. clover a plant of the genus Trifolium
  15. clutch take hold of; grab
  16. glitch a fault or defect in a computer program, system, or machine
  17. kvetch express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness
  18. Clovis king of the Franks who unified Gaul and established his capital at Paris and founded the Frankish monarchy; his name was rendered as Gallic `Louis' (466-511)
  19. clove moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of cloves
  20. blowfish any of numerous marine fishes whose elongated spiny body can inflate itself with water or air to form a globe; several species contain a potent nerve poison; closely related to spiny puffers

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