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noun [countable] flower pronunciation in American English /ˈflaʊr/ 
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  1. 1
    the colored part of a plant from which the plant's fruit develops. A flower is often made up of many petals

    The plant has small white flowers.

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    1. a.
      a flower and its stem that have been removed from a plant
      a bunch/bouquet of flowers:

      He gave me a big bunch of flowers.

  2. 2
    a plant that is grown because its flowers are attractive

    I'm going to plant more flowers in the front yard this year.

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