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inchmeal

adverb inch·meal \ˈinch-ˌmēl, -ˈmēl\

Definition of INCHMEAL

Examples of INCHMEAL

  1. <the troops moved through the village inchmeal, recapturing it virtually house by house>

Origin of INCHMEAL

1inch + -meal (as in piecemeal)
First Known Use: 1530

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