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loment

/ˈləʊmɛnt/
noun (pl) -ments, -menta (-ˈmɛntə)
1.
the pod of certain leguminous plants, constricted between each seed and breaking into one-seeded portions when ripe
Derived Forms
lomentaceous (ˌləʊmənˈteɪʃəs) adjective
Word Origin
C19: from Latin lomentum bean meal
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