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loment Syllabification: lo·ment
Pronunciation: /ˈlōmənt/
(also lomentumlōˈmentəm)

Definition of loment in English:


The pod of some leguminous plants, breaking up when mature into one-seeded joints.


Mid 19th century: from Latin, literally 'bean meal' (originally used as a cosmetic), from lavare 'to wash'.

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