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shammy

[sham-ee] /ˈʃæm i/
noun, plural shammies, verb, shammied, shammying.
1.
chamois (defs 2–4, 6, 7).
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shammy

/ˈʃæmɪ/
noun (pl) -mies
1.
(informal) another word for chamois (sense 3) Also called shammy leather
Word Origin
C18: variant, influenced by the pronunciation, of chamois
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Word Origin and History for shammied
shammy
1651, phonetic spelling of chamois.
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