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How to use pomatum in a sentence
The same scents may also be used for pomatum, which should be made of perfectly pure lard, or marrow.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
His hair was a little less primrose coloured than it had been (pomatum does darken hair a little), but his eyes had not altered.Mushroom Town | Oliver Onions
Theres knavery in daubing, I hold my life; or else this only female pomatum.
The majority vouchsafed no reply; others, fancying it was pomatum for ringworm of the scalp, refused testily.Bouvard and Pcuchet, part 2 | Gustave Flaubert
If the whole be then exposed to a considerable degree of heat, it will assume the consistence of pomatum, and may be used as such.Endless Amusement | Unknown