from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Made of or resembling gum.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. gum-like, or composed of gum; gummy
  • adj. Of or pertaining to a gumma.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Gumlike, or composed of gum; gummy.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to a gumma.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of the nature or quality of gum; viscous; adhesive.


Latin gummosus; compare French gommeux. (Wiktionary)



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