Viminal meaning

vĭmə-nəl
One of the seven hills of ancient Rome. The baths of Diocletian were built at the foot of the hill.
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(rare) Of or pertaining to twigs; consisting of twigs; producing twigs.

The plantation was then a model of beauty and vigorous health, clothed in a dense viminal mass "” Francis George Heath.

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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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Origin of viminal

  • Latin viminalis pertaining to osiers, from vimen a pliant twig, osier.

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