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Fang


FANG, verb transitive [See Finger.]

To catch; to seize; to lay hold; to gripe; to clutch. obsolete

FANG, noun

1. The tusk of a boar or other animal by which the prey is seized and held; a pointed tooth.

2. A claw or talon.

3. Any shoot or other thing by which hold is taken.

The protuberant fangs of the Yuca.