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stromatic

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek στρῶμα (strôma) coverlet of a bed, plural στρώματα (strṓmata), patchwork (for such a coverlet), also applied to several miscellaneous writings, from anything spread out for resting upon, a bed, from the verb στόρνυμι (stórnumi, spread out).

AdjectiveEdit

stromatic (comparative more stromatic, superlative most stromatic)

  1. miscellaneous; composed of different kinds

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.