What does ament mean?

ament meaning in General Dictionary

A species of inflorescence a catkin

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  • a cylindrical spikelike inflorescence
  • A species of inflorescence; a catkin.

ament meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"person created an idiot," 1894, from Latin amentia "madness," from amentem "mad," from a- "away from" + mentem "mind" (see mind (n.)).


ament meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A species of inflorescence; a catkin.