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pomaceous

[poh-mey-shuh s] /poʊˈmeɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or of the nature of pomes.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10; < New Latin pōmāceus. See pome, -aceous
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pomaceous

/pɒˈmeɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or bearing pomes, such as the apple, pear, and quince trees
Word Origin
C18: from New Latin pōmāceus, from Latin pōmum apple
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Word Origin and History for pomaceous
adj.

1706, from Vulgar Latin *poma "apple," originally plural of Latin pomus "fruit," later "apple" (see Pomona) + -aceous.

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