chemmy

[ shem-ee ]
/ ˈʃɛm i /

noun Informal.

chemin de fer.

Origin of chemmy

First recorded in 1920–25; by shortening and alteration
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British Dictionary definitions for chemmy

chemmy

/ (ˈʃɛmɪ) /

noun

cards short for chemin de fer

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