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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Anglo-Norman gume, from Late Latin gumma, from Latin gummi, cummi, from Ancient Greek κόμμι (kómmi), from Egyptian qmy, qmyt.

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gumme (plural gummes)

  1. A gum or resin; a sticky syrup from a plant, used as scent and in pharmaceuticals.
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Etymology 2Edit

Inherited from Old English gōma, from Proto-Germanic *gōmô.

NounEdit

gumme

  1. Alternative form of gome (gum)

Etymology 3Edit

From the noun.

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gumme

  1. Alternative form of gummen