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gaum

[gawm, gahm] /gɔm, gɑm/
verb (used with object), Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
to smear or cover with a gummy, sticky substance (often followed by up):
My clothes were gaumed up from that axle grease.
Also, gorm.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; also British dial.; of uncertain origin
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