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pomatum

[ poh-mey-tuhm, -mah-, puh- ]
/ poʊˈmeɪ təm, -ˈmɑ-, pə- /
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noun
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Origin of pomatum

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