gomma

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See also: gömma

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gomma

  1. third-person singular past historic of gommer

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin gumma, from Latin cummi, gummi, from Ancient Greek κόμμι (kómmi), from Egyptian qmy (anointing oil), qmyt (acanthus resin, gum).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡom.ma/
  • Hyphenation: góm‧ma

Noun[edit]

gomma f (plural gomme)

  1. rubber, india rubber, caoutchouc
    Synonym: caucciù
  2. gum (substance, chewing-gum)
  3. eraser, rubber
    Synonym: gomma per cancellare
  4. tyre, tire
    Synonym: pneumatico
  5. (medicine) gumma

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Verb[edit]

gomma

  1. third-person singular present indicative of gommare
  2. second-person singular imperative of gommare

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Noun[edit]

gomma f

  1. rubber, eraser