- of, relating to, or of the nature of pomes.
Origin of pomaceous
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Pomaceous trees, but particularly the wild olive, cover wide tracts on the heights.Wanderings in Corsica, Vol. 1 of 2
The Punjabi name of the pomaceous one is Sai-oo, of the cherry or plum Aloochah.
- of, relating to, or bearing pomes, such as the apple, pear, and quince trees
C18: from New Latin pōmāceus, from Latin pōmum apple
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Word Origin and History for pomaceous
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