[ shem-ee ]
/ ˈʃɛm i /
chemin de fer.
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Origin of chemmy
First recorded in 1920–25; by shortening and alteration
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British Dictionary definitions for chemmy
/ (ˈʃɛmɪ) /
cards short for chemin de fer
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