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Meaning of PABULUM

Pronunciation:  'pabyulum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  insipid intellectual nourishment
  2. [n]  any substance that can be used as food
 

PABULUM is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: comestible, eatable, edible, victual, victuals
 
 See Also: food, food, food for thought, intellectual nourishment, nutrient, tuck

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pab"u*lum\, n. [L., akin to pascere to pasture. See
{Pastor}.]
The means of nutriment to animals or plants; food;
nourishment; hence, that which feeds or sustains, as fuel for
a fire; that upon which the mind or soul is nourished; as,
intellectual pabulum.

 

 

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