noun, (often initial capital letter) Slang: Usually Disparaging.
(slang, Austral & NZ) short for pommy
prescription-only medicine or medication Compare OTC
phase of the moon
Usually used in the phrase “POM-dependent”, which means flaky.
particulate organic matter
polycyclic organic matter
public order member
[puhm-is, pom-] /ˈpʌm ɪs, ˈpɒm-/ noun 1. the pulpy residue from apples or similar fruit after crushing and pressing, as in cider making. 2. any crushed or ground, pulpy substance. /ˈpʌmɪs/ noun 1. the pulpy residue of apples or similar fruit after crushing and pressing, as in cider-making 2. any pulpy substance left after crushing, […]
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[poh-mey-shuh s] /poʊˈmeɪ ʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or of the nature of pomes. /pɒˈmeɪʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or bearing pomes, such as the apple, pear, and quince trees adj. 1706, from Vulgar Latin *poma “apple,” originally plural of Latin pomus “fruit,” later “apple” (see Pomona) + -aceous.
[po-meyd, -mahd, poh-] /pɒˈmeɪd, -ˈmɑd, poʊ-/ noun 1. a scented ointment, especially one used for the scalp or for dressing the hair. verb (used with object), pomaded, pomading. 2. to dress with pomade; apply pomade to. /pəˈmɑːd; -ˈmeɪd/ noun 1. a perfumed oil or ointment put on the hair, as to make it smooth and […]