ament

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ament (plural aments)

  1. A catkin or amentum.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Particularly: “a- + mental or similar?”

Noun[edit]

ament (plural aments)

  1. A congenital idiot.

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Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

ament

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of amenen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of amenen

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

ament

  1. third-person plural present active subjunctive of amō

Romanian[edit]

Ament

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian amento, Latin amentum.

Noun[edit]

ament m (plural amenți)

  1. (botany) catkin (a type of inflorescence)

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