Meaning of TOMENTUM in English

TOMENTUM

n. (pl. tomenta) 1 Bot. matted woolly down on stems and leaves. 2 Anat. the tufted inner surface of the pia mater in the brain. tomentose adj. tomentous adj.

[ L, = cushion-stuffing ]

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