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Of, relating to, bearing, or characteristic of pomes, especially apples.

[From New Latin pōmāceus, from Late Latin pōmum, apple, fruit; see pome.]


(Botany) of, relating to, or bearing pomes, such as the apple, pear, and quince trees
[C18: from New Latin pōmāceus, from Latin pōmum apple]


(poʊˈmeɪ ʃəs)

of, pertaining to, or of the nature of pomes.
[1700–10; < New Latin pōmāceus. See pome, -aceous]
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