Asked in Zoology or Animal Biology
Zoology or Animal Biology
Word for bearing a claw or nail?
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How can the word 'claw' be used in a sentence?
Asked in Nouns
Is the word claw a common noun?
Yes, the noun 'claw' is a common noun; a general word for a sharp, curved nail on the toe of an animal; a word for a sharp, curved end of the leg of an insect; a word for a pincer organ on the limb of an arthropod; a word for something resembling this type of curved appendage in form or function; a word for any claw of any kind. The word 'claw' is also a verb: claw, claws, clawing, clawed.
Asked in English to Latin
What is the Latin word for claw?
unguis, is (m) -- of a bird. ungula, ae (f) -- of a crab. The Latin equivalent of the English noun 'claw' is unguis. The Latin word is a masculine gender noun that means 'a finger or toe nail' of humans and 'a claw or hoof' of animals. But the Latin equivalent of the claw of a crab or of a nautilus is bracchium, which literally means 'the forearm'.
Asked in Inventions, DIY Projects, Construction Tools
Name of parts of a claw hammer and where the part is located on the hammer?
Asked in English to Japanese
What is the word 'claw' when translated from English to Japanese?
Asked in Dodge Ram, Construction Tools
What is a curved claw hammer?
A curved claw hammer is a lot like it sounds. One side of the metal portion of the hammer has a protruding curved portion. The curve has a split in the center that resembles a claw. It is used for prying. If a nail is sticking up, it can be gripped in the claw, and the hammer is rocked back using the curve. It uses leverage to pull the nail out of the wood.
Asked in Cats (Felines)
Is nail of a man and claw of cat homologous organ?
Asked in Translations, Kenya
What is the Kikuyu word for the English word nail?