Gimmer
Gimmer Gim"mer, Gimmor Gim"mor, n. [Cf. {Gimmal}, n.] A piece of mechanism; mechanical device or contrivance; a gimcrack. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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