Pronunciation: klåsp
v. t.1.To shut or fasten together with, or as with, a clasp; to shut or fasten (a clasp, or that which fastens with a clasp).
[imp. & p. p. Clasped (klåspt); p. pr. & vb. n. Clasping]
2.To inclose and hold in the hand or with the arms; to grasp; to embrace.
3.To surround and cling to; to entwine about.
n.1.An adjustable catch, bent plate, or hook, for holding together two objects or the parts of anything, as the ends of a belt, the covers of a book, etc.
2.A close embrace; a throwing of the arms around; a grasping, as with the hand.
Clasp knife
a large knife, the blade of which folds or shuts into the handle.
Clasp lock
a lock which closes or secures itself by means of a spring.
Noun1.clasp - a fastener (as a buckle or hook) that is used to hold two things together
2.clasp - the act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"
Verb1.clasp - hold firmly and tightly
unclasp - release from a clasp; "She clasped and unclasped her hands"
2.clasp - fasten with or as if with a brooch
Synonyms: brooch
3.clasp - fasten with a buckle or buckles
Synonyms: buckle
4.clasp - grasp firmly; "The child clasped my hands"
unclasp - release from a clasp; "She clasped and unclasped her hands"
CLASP - Computer Language for AeronauticS and Programming.

A real-time language from NASA focussing on fixed-point mathematics. CLASP is a near subset of SPL, with some ideas from PL/I.

["Flight Computer and Language Processor Study", Raymond J. Rubey, Management Information Services, Detroit, 1971].
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-- Clasp --
clasp knife
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