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mammock

[mam-uh k]British Dialect
noun
  1. a fragment; scrap.
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verb (used with object)
  1. to break, tear, or cut into fragments; shred.
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Origin of mammock

First recorded in 1520–30; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for mammock

mammock

noun
  1. a fragment
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verb
  1. (tr) to tear or shred
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Word Origin

C16: of unknown origin
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