oddment

noun odd·ment \ ˈäd-mənt \

Definition of oddment

1 a :something left over :remnant
b oddments plural :odds and ends
2 :something odd :oddity

Examples of oddment in a Sentence

  1. the fabric store sells oddments left over from cutting

  2. one of those medical oddments that has perplexed and intrigued generations of medical historians

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First Known Use of oddment

1780


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