[ kemp ]
/ kɛmp /
Jack F.,1935–2009, U.S. politician: congressman 1970–89.
a male given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for jack kemp
/ (kɛmp) /
a coarse hair or strand of hair, esp one in a fleece that resists dyeing
Derived Formskempy, adjective
Word Origin for kemp
C14: from Old Norse kampr beard, moustache
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