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loment

Syllabification: lo·ment
Pronunciation: /ˈlōmənt, -ˌment
 
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(also lomentum /lōˈmentəm/)

Definition of loment in English:

noun

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

Origin

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

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