from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Botany See stoma.

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  • n. stoma

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A stoma.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a stoma or stomata; stomatous.
  • n. A stoma.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a minute epidermal pore in a leaf or stem through which gases and water vapor can pass


Perhaps back-formation from stomata.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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