pomatum

pomatum

[poh-mey-tuhm, -mah-, puh-]
noun

Origin:
1555–65; < Neo-Latin, Latinization of pomade; neuter (for feminine) to agree with Latin pōmum fruit; see pome

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pomatum

noun
hairdressing consisting of a perfumed oil or ointment [syn: pomade
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