lÊŒmp n. solid shapeless mass of matter; swelling, bump; (Medicine) abnormal mass in a person's body (such as in the breast, etc.); collection, aggregation; stupid person (Slang) v. mass together, gather; form into a lump or lumps; move heavily, move in an awkward and clumsy manner adj. inclusive, total (of a sum or amount); having the shape of a lump, lumpy

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