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talon
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
a sharp hooked claw — especially on a bird of prey
  • In olden times an eagle swooped down upon the New England coast, and carried off an infant Indian in his talons.
    Chapters 13-15 -- Wheelbarrow; Nantucket; Chowder (55% in)

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