Lo·​ma·​ti·​um | \ lōˈmāshēəm\

Definition of Lomatium

: a genus of perennial herbs (family Umbelliferae) resembling parsley and having leaves that are for the most part finely and ternately compound and winged fruit that is oblong to orbicular

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History and Etymology for Lomatium

New Latin, from Greek lōmation small border, diminutive of lōmat-, lōma hem, fringe

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to gather or build up little by little

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