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lōmentum , i, n. lavo,
I.a mixture of bean-meal and rice kneaded together, used by the Roman ladies for preserving the smoothness of their skin.
I. Lit.: “lomento rugas condere,Mart. 3, 42, 1: “ex faba lomentum factum,Pall. Oct. 14, 9.—
B. Transf.
1. A kind of blue color, azure: “lomentum est caeruleo candidius,Plin. 33, 13, 57, § 162. —
II. Trop., a wash, cosmetic, Cael. ap. Cic. Fam. 8, 14, 4.
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