Definition of loment in English:

loment

Line breaks: lo¦ment
Pronunciation: /ˈləʊmɛnt
 
/
(also lomentum /lə(ʊ)ˈmɛntəm/)

noun

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

Origin

mid 19th century: from Latin, literally 'bean-meal', from lavare 'to wash'.

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