gambet

noun
gam·​bet | \ ˈgambə̇t \
plural -s

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First Known Use of gambet

1776, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gambet

earlier gambetta, from New Latin, from Italian, diminutive of gamba leg

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“Gambet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gambet. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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