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Definition of limpet noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

limpet

 noun
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NAmE//ˈlɪmpət//
 
 
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a small shellfish that sticks very tightly to rocks He clung to his job like a limpet, despite calls for him to resign.
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