pommade

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian pomata, from pomo (apple), as such ointments were originally made from apples, from Latin pomum.[1]

Noun[edit]

pommade f (plural pommades)

  1. ointment (a thick viscous preparation for application to the skin, often containing medication)
  2. pomade (such a substance used for hair styling)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ pomade” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

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