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talon
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Ulysses
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  • Bob Cowley’s outstretched talons griped the black deepsounding chords.
  • (with feeble vulture talons he feels the silent face of Bloom) Are you not my son Leopold, the grandson of Leopold?
  • His left hand grasps a huge crayfish by its two talons.
  • (He cries, his vulture talons sharpened) Hola!
  • (With little parted talons she captures his hand, her forefinger giving to his palm the passtouch of secret monitor, luring him to doom.

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  • Bald eagle talons can measure as long as two inches.
  • Bird talons are similar to a dog’s nails.

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