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With pointed fangs it sits in wait.
With piercing force it doles out fate.
Over bloodless victims proclaiming its might.
Eternally joining in a single bite.
Question: What am I?

I'm named after nothing though I'm awfully clamorous.
And when I'm not working, your house is less glamorous.
Question: What am I?

There is a common English word that is nine letters long.
Each time you remove a letter from it, it still remains an English word - from nine letters right down to a single letter.
What is the original word, and what are the words that it becomes after removing one letter at a time?

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