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gemming


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gem  \Gem\  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Gemmed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Gemming}] 
  1.  To  put  forth  in  the  form  of  buds.  ``Gemmed  their 
  blossoms.''  [R.]  --Milton. 
 
  2.  To  adorn  with  gems  or  precious  stones. 
 
  3.  To  embellish  or  adorn,  as  with  gems;  as  a  foliage  gemmed 
  with  dewdrops. 
 
  England  is  .  .  .  gemmed  with  castles  and  palaces. 
  --W.  Irving.