Po*made" [F. pommade pomatum, OF. pomade cider (cf. Sp. pomada, It. pomata, LL. pomata a drink made of apples), from L. pomum fruit, LL., an apple. Cf. Pomatum.]
Perfumed ointment; esp., a fragrant unguent for the hair; pomatum; -- originally made from apples.
© Webster 1913.