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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tom  \Tom\,  n. 
  1.  A  familiar  contraction  of  {Thomas},  a  proper  name  of  a 
  man. 
 
  2.  The  male  of  certain  animals;  --  often  used  adjectively  or 
  in  composition;  as  tom  turkey,  tomcat,  etc 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tom  \Tom\,  n. 
  The  knave  of  trumps  at  gleek.  [Obs.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Tom 
  n  1:  contemptuous  name  for  a  Black  man  who  is  abjectly  servile 
  and  deferential  to  Whites  [syn:  {Tom},  {Uncle  Tom}] 
  2:  male  cat  [syn:  {tomcat}] 
  3:  male  turkey  [syn:  {turkey  cock},  {gobbler},  {tom  turkey}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Tom,  OK 
  Zip  code(s):  74740 




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