Pumpet ball
Pumpet \Pum"pet\, n. A pompet. [1913 Webster]

{Pumpet ball} (Print.), a ball for inking types; a pompet. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • pumpet ball — noun see pumpet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pumpet — Pum pet, n. A pompet. [1913 Webster] {Pumpet ball} (Print.), a ball for inking types; a pompet. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pumpet — ˈpəmpə̇t noun or pumpet ball ( s) Etymology: Middle French pompette wart, pimple, from pompe tuft of ribbons + ette more at pompon : ink ball …   Useful english dictionary

  • pump-ball — obs. synonym of pumpet, pumping ball: see the latter …   Useful english dictionary

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