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tum

transitive verb \ ˈtəm \

Definition of tum

tummed; tummed; tumming; tums
1 :to card (wool) as a preliminary to finer carding
2 :to open or tease out (wool) before carding

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Origin and Etymology of tum

origin unknown


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tum

noun \ " \

Definition of tum

plural -s
1 :the sound of a plucked string (as of a banjo)
2 :the sound of a drum

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Origin and Etymology of tum

imitative


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tum

intransitive verb \ " \

Definition of tum

tummed; tummed; tumming; tums
:to make a tum or tum-tum

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