[ toh-mee-uhm ]

noun,plural to·mi·a [toh-mee-uh]. /ˈtoʊ mi ə/.
  1. the cutting edge of a bird's bill.

Origin of tomium

1825–35; <New Latin, equivalent to Greek tóm(os) a cutting (see tome) + New Latin -ium-ium

Other words from tomium

  • to·mi·al, adjective

Words Nearby tomium Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023