C-clamp Definition

sēklamp
noun
A general-purpose clamp shaped like the letter C.
Webster's New World

A type of clamp used to temporarily fasten two objects together in carpentry and other crafts.

Wiktionary

Other Word Forms of C-clamp

Noun

Singular:
c-clamp
Plural:
c-clamps

Origin of C-clamp

  • From the shape, which resembles the letter C (a G, if the clamp bolt is considered part of the letter shape).

    From Wiktionary