Ramenta
Ramenta Ra*men"ta (r[.a]*m[e^]n"t[.a]), n. pl. [L., scrapings.] (Bot.) Thin brownish chaffy scales upon the leaves or young shoots of some plants, especially upon the petioles and leaves of ferns. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

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  • OBRYZUM Aurum — Graecis ὄβρυζον, quod saepius despumavit et excostum est; ab ὀβρύζειν, quod idem cum βρύζειν seu βρύειν, et de iis rebus dicitur, quae effervescendo spumam eiciunt et quasi florem emittunt. Latini Obrussam dixêre auri experimentum quod igne… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Rament — Ram ent (r[a^]m ent), n. [L. ramenta, pl.] 1. A scraping; a shaving. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. pl. (Bot.) Ramenta …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • AURICOCTORES — apud Manilium, l. 5. versibus quos Scaliger pro desperatis relictos ita correxit Salmas. Ille etiam fulvas avidus numerabit arenas, Perfundetque novô stellantia littora pontô. Parvaque ramentis faciet momenta minutis, Pro tali ut regerat censu… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Ramentaceous — Ram en*ta ceous (r[a^]m [e^]n*t[=a] sh[u^]s), a. (Bot.) Covered with ramenta. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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