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tammy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tammy  \Tam"my\,  n.;  pl  {Tammies}. 
  1.  A  kind  of  woolen,  or  woolen  and  cotton,  cloth,  often 
  highly  glazed,  --  used  for  curtains,  sieves,  strainers, 
  etc 
 
  2.  A  sieve,  or  strainer,  made  of  this  material;  a  tamis. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  tammy 
  n  1:  plain-woven  often  glazed  fabric  of  wool  or  wool  and  cotton 
  used  especially  formerly  for  linings  and  garments  and 
  curtains 
  2:  a  woolen  cap  of  Scottish  origin  [syn:  {tam},  {tam-o'-shanter}] 




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