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 for Clammed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Clam \Clam\ (cl[a^]m), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Clammed; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Clamming.] [Cf. AS. cl[ae]man to clam, smear; akin
     to Icel. kleima to smear, OHG. kleimjan, chleimen, to defile,
     or E. clammy.]
     To clog, as with glutinous or viscous matter.
     [1913 Webster]
           A swarm of wasps got into a honey pot, and there they
           cloyed and clammed Themselves till there was no getting
           out again.                               --L'Estrange.
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