verb (intransitive) (pl) floreant
may (a person, institution, etc) flourish: floreat Oxonia!
/ˈflɔːrɪˌeɪtɪd/ adjective 1. a variant spelling of floriated
noun 1. a variety of fennel, Foeniculum vulgare azoricum, having enlarged leaf bases, which are blanched and used especially as an ingredient in salads. noun 1. another name for finocchio
noun 1. a round bottle having a flat bottom and long neck, for use in laboratories. noun 1. a round flat-bottomed glass flask with a long neck, used in chemical experiments
- Florence nightingale
[nahyt-n-geyl, nahy-ting-] /ˈnaɪt nˌgeɪl, ˈnaɪ tɪŋ-/ noun 1. Florence (“the Lady with the Lamp”) 1820–1910, English nurse: reformer of hospital conditions and procedures; reorganizer of nurse’s training programs. /ˈnaɪtɪŋˌɡeɪl/ noun 1. a brownish European songbird, Luscinia megarhynchos, with a broad reddish-brown tail: well known for its musical song, usually heard at night 2. any of […]