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chemmy

[shem-ee] /ˈʃɛm i/
noun, Informal.
1.
chemin de fer.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; by shortening and alteration
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British Dictionary definitions for chemmy

chemmy

/ˈʃɛmɪ/
noun
1.
(cards) short for chemin de fer
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