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loma \lo"ma\, n.; pl. lomata. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, a fringe.] (Zo["o]l.) A lobe; a membranous fringe or flap.

Loma, MT -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Montana
Population (2000): 92
Housing Units (2000): 47
Land area (2000): 3.453556 sq. miles (8.944669 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 3.453556 sq. miles (8.944669 sq. km)
FIPS code: 44800
Located within: Montana (MT), FIPS 30
Location: 47.937358 N, 110.499854 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 59460
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Loma, MT
Loma, ND -- U.S. city in North Dakota
Population (2000): 21
Housing Units (2000): 10
Land area (2000): 26.369040 sq. miles (68.295498 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.427463 sq. miles (1.107125 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 26.796503 sq. miles (69.402623 sq. km)
FIPS code: 47660
Located within: North Dakota (ND), FIPS 38
Location: 48.637896 N, 98.525406 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 58311
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Loma, ND

Loma (from Spanish loma -hill, -knoll, -hillock) may refer to:

Loma (microsporidian)

Loma is a genus of microsporidian parasites, infecting fish. The taxonomic position of Loma in the family Glugeidae has been questioned by DNA sequencing results.

Species include

  • Loma acerinae - formerly placed in Glugea
  • Loma branchialis - the type species
  • Loma camerounensis - a parasite of the cichlid fish, Oreochromis niloticus
  • Loma dimorpha
  • Loma morhua
  • Loma myriophis - parasite of the ophichthid fish, Myrophis platyrhynchus
  • Loma salmonae - a parasite of Pacific salmon, Oncorhynchus spp.
  • '' Loma trichiuri - a parasite of a marine trichiurid fish, Trichiurus savala
Loma (woreda)

Loma is one of the woredas in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Dawro Zone, Loma is bordered on the south by the Gamo Gofa Zone, on the west by Isara, on the northwest by Mareka, on the north by Gena Bosa, and on the east by the Wolayita Zone. The eastern and southern border of Loma is marked by the Omo River. Towns in Loma include Loma Bale. Loma was part of former Loma Bosa woreda.

Loma (Jandaha)

Loma is a Village in Jandaha Block of Vaishali district located 50 km from the Capital City of Bihar,( Patna) on the bank of Holy river Ganga. Village is best known for a Higher Secondary CBSE School named Best Model Public School founded in 2007 AD by Dr. Ajay Kumar.

Usage examples of "loma".

Western Union at Loma Blanca, to the south and hence closer to where Billy Vail had ordered him to go in the first damned place.

Had on a sissy pink shirt instead of the green one they told us about up in Loma Blanca.

But that Julesburg Kid who murdered our Jason rode into Loma Blanca earlier astride a white barb and leading a palomino, in a green shirt, not no pink one.

How come you swapped two fine Arab ponies for bay scrubs up Loma Blanca way, Crawford?

And she achieves finally the neural transfer mechanism of the golden electrode caps, with their marvels of circuitry hidden beneath the gold rollbed where Loma spends her life.

At his first word, she rushes screaming after the rollbed into the lab and, amid vituperative denials and calls to Loma, attempts to climb into it.

He saw them out on the highway at that old Casa Loma Supper Club, and they were all over each other, kissing and carrying on.

She did not want Macky going out to the Casa Loma or someplace with some other woman.

Keeper of the Cup sat on the rear deck of his hillside house in Point Loma, drinking his morning coffee and enjoying an unobstructed view of San Diego harbor and a white-water view of Coronado.

The sun had already dropped behind Point Loma and darkness was falling on the bay.

Could he do his job as a Point Loma realtor when everything about him was absolutely numb?

The hull was cherry red, and the sun setting beyond Point Loma reflected red light back up on the mainsail, which had been left up for effect.

But then the sun broke through the ragged clouds and cast a golden glow on the Point Loma lighthouse and the sandstone cliffs.

Ambrose Lutterworth, apparent victim of a sailing mishap off Point Loma, were found entangled in the kelp beds by a fishing trawler on May 6, the date of the first Kiwi victory.

Sergei Morales, out of the Loma Linda group, he was telling me once about putting all the Loma Linda privateers together for a few operations.