pomade

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noun po·made \pō-ˈmād, -ˈmäd\

Definition of pomade

  1. :  a perfumed ointment; especially :  a fragrant hair dressing

pomade

transitive verb

Origin and Etymology of pomade

Middle French pommade ointment formerly made from apples, from Italian pomata, from pomo apple, from Late Latin pomum


First Known Use: 1598


POMADE Defined for English Language Learners

pomade

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noun po·made \pō-ˈmād, -ˈmäd\

Definition of pomade for English Language Learners

  • : a thick substance that is used to style hair


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pomade

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noun po·made \pō-ˈmād, -ˈmäd\

Medical Definition of pomade

  1. :  a perfumed ointment; especially :  a fragrant unguent for the hair or scalp


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