comae comae

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a state of deep and often prolonged unconsciousness; usually the result of disease or injury
  2. (n) (botany) a usually terminal tuft of bracts (as in the pineapple) or tuft of hairs (especially on certain seeds)
  3. (n) (astronomy) the luminous cloud of particles surrounding the frozen nucleus of a comet; forms as the comet approaches the sun and is warmed
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cynic cynic
/ˈsɪ nɪk /