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clip-on (adj.)

"held on by means of a clip," 1909, from the verbal phrase; see clip (v.2) + on (adv.).

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Definitions of clip-on
1
clip-on (n.)
a device (as an earring, sunglasses, microphone etc.) that is attached by clips;
2
clip-on (adj.)
attachable by a clip;
a clip-on bow tie
clip-on earrings
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