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sarmentum

[sahr-men-tuh m] /sɑrˈmɛn təm/
noun, plural sarmenta
[sahr-men-tuh] /sɑrˈmɛn tə/ (Show IPA).
Botany
1.
a slender running stem; runner.
Also, sarment.
Origin
< Latin: twig
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