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oakum

Oakum is a 5 letter word which starts with the letter O and ends with the letter M for which we found 2 definitions.

Definition
(n.) The material obtained by untwisting and picking into loose fiber old hemp ropes; -- used for calking the seams of ships stopping leaks etc.
(n.) The coarse portion separated from flax or hemp in nackling.

Syllable Information

The word oakum is a 5 letter word that has 2 syllable 's . The syllable division for oakum is: oa-kum



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