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[poh-mey-shuh s] /poʊˈmeɪ ʃəs/

of, relating to, or of the nature of pomes.
of, relating to, or bearing pomes, such as the apple, pear, and quince trees

1706, from Vulgar Latin *poma “apple,” originally plural of Latin pomus “fruit,” later “apple” (see Pomona) + -aceous.


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