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Nipper moved prince (6)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

pincer

Here is my best explanation:

'nipper' is the definition.

('pincer' can be a synonym of 'nipper')

'moved prince' is the subsidiary indication.

'moved' is an anagram indicator.

'prince' is an anagram of 'pincer'.

This clue was last seen in The Times

(Other definitions for pincer that I've seen before include "Grasping limb of a crustacean", "Surrounding (movement)", "Nipper", "Crab's nipper", "Lobster's claw", "Crab's claw", "Claw, nipper", "Front claw" and "This movement is a converging attack".)

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