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tum

[tuhm] /tʌm/
verb (used with object), tummed, tumming.
1.
to tease (wool) in the preliminary carding operation, or to open out the fibers prior to carding.
Origin of tum
1605-1615
First recorded in 1605-15; origin uncertain
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tum

/tʌm/
noun
1.
an informal or childish word for stomach
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