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Tamper

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Noun, Verb (intransitive)
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tam=per

CIDE DICTIONARY

Tampern. 
  •  One who tamps; specifically, one who prepares for blasting, by filling the hole in which the charge is placed.  [1913 Webster]
  •  An instrument used in tamping; a tamping iron.  [1913 Webster]
Tamperv. i. [A corruption of temper.].
  •  To meddle; to be busy; to try little experiments; as, to tamper with a disease.  [1913 Webster]
    "'T is dangerous tampering with a muse."  [1913 Webster]
  •  To meddle so as to alter, injure, or vitiate a thing.  [1913 Webster]
  •  To deal unfairly; to practice secretly; to use bribery.  [1913 Webster]
    "Others tampered
    For Fleetwood, Desborough, and Lambert.
    "  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

Tamper, v.intr. (foll. by with)
1 meddle with or make unauthorized changes in.
2 exert a secret or corrupt influence upon; bribe.

Derivative
tamperer n. tamper-proof adj.
Etymology
var. of TEMPER

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