thairm

noun
\ ˈthārm \
plural -s

Definition of thairm

dialectal chiefly Scottish
: catgut especially : a fiddle string

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History and Etymology for thairm

Middle English therm, tharm gut, from Old English thearm (beef casing)

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“Thairm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thairm. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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