pimpliness

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pimple (ˈpɪmpəl)
 
n
1.  a small round usually inflamed swelling of the skin
2.  any of the bumps on the surface of a table tennis bat
 
[C14: related to Old English pipilian to break out in spots; compare Latin papula pimple]
 
'pimpled
 
adj
 
'pimply
 
adj
 
'pimpliness
 
n

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