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gummy

 [gum´e]
1. resembling a gum.
2. resembling a gumma.

gummy

[L. gummi, gum]
Sticky, swollen, puffy.

gummy

an old sheep that has lost all of its incisor teeth.
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The texture is finer and a little gummier than that of regular polenta.
So do many other foods that are rich in the gummier fibers (called "soluble," because they dissolve in water).
We've even seen improvements on the same scale when working on the gummier 1018, 1025, and 1045 steel grades," comments Dennis Dester, HFI senior industrial engineer.