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Compare Old French momental.


momental (comparative more momental, superlative most momental)

  1. (obsolete) Lasting only for a moment; brief.
    • Breton
      Not one momental minute doth she swerve.
  2. (obsolete) important; momentous
  3. (obsolete, engineering) Of or relating to moment or momentum.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for momental in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)