gum·​mous ˈgə-məs How to pronounce gummous (audio)
: resembling or composed of gum

Word History

First Known Use

1669, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of gummous was in 1669

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“Gummous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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