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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jemmy  \Jem"my\,  a.  [Cf.  {Gim},  and  {Gimp},  a.] 
  Spruce.  [Slang,  Eng.]  --Smart. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jemmy  \Jem"my\,  n. 
  1.  A  short  crowbar.  See  {Jimmy}. 
 
  2.  A  baked  sheep's  head.  [Slang,  Eng.]  --Dickens. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jimmy  \Jim"my\,  n.;  pl  {Jimmies}.  [Cf.  {Jemmy}.] 
  A  short  crowbar  used  by  burglars  in  breaking  open  doors. 
  [Written  also  {jemmy}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  jemmy 
  n  :  a  short  crowbar;  "in  England  the  call  a  jimmy  and  jemmy" 
  [syn:  {jimmy}] 




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