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Proto-Tungus-Manchu: *gemu
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: a utensil for cleaning river bottom
Russian meaning: снаряд для очистки дна реки
Nanai: gemu 'a long cord with attached stones and hooks for cleaning river bottom', gemude- (v.)
Comments: ТМС 1, 179. Attested only in Nanai, but having possible external parallels.

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