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jimp

[jimp] /dʒɪmp/
adjective, Scot. and North England
1.
slender; trim; delicate.
2.
scant; barely sufficient.
Also, gimp.
Origin
1500-1510
1500-10; origin uncertain
Related forms
jimply, adverb
jimpness, noun
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