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[gems] /gɛms/
noun, plural gemses
[gem-siz, -ziz] /ˈgɛm sɪz, -zɪz/ (Show IPA)
1.
chamois (def 1).
Also, gemse
[gem-zuh] /ˈgɛm zə/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of gems
< German; Old High German gamiza < Late Latin camoc- (stem of camox)
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