tomentum

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tomentum (plural tomenta)

  1. (botany) A mass of filamentous hairs on the leaf of a plant.
  2. (zoology) A covering of fine, soft hairs; a pubescence.
  3. (anatomy) A network of fine blood vessels between the pia mater and the cerebral cortex.

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Noun[edit]

tōmentum n (genitive tōmentī); second declension

  1. stuffing (for pillows, mattresses etc)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tōmentum tōmenta
genitive tōmentī tōmentōrum
dative tōmentō tōmentīs
accusative tōmentum tōmenta
ablative tōmentō tōmentīs
vocative tōmentum tōmenta