a combining form meaning “flower,” used in the formation of compound words:
[flawr-ee-uh-nop-uh-lis, flohr-; Portuguese flaw-ryuh-naw-poo-lees] /ˌflɔr i əˈnɒp ə lɪs, ˌfloʊr-; Portuguese ˌflɔ ryəˈnɔ pʊˌlis/ noun 1. a seaport in and the capital of Santa Catarina state, on an island off the S coast of Brazil. [san-tuh kat-uh-ree-nuh; Portuguese sahn-tuh kah-tuh-ree-nuh] /ˈsæn tə ˌkæt əˈri nə; Portuguese ˈsɑ̃ tə ˌkɑ təˈri nə/ noun 1. a state […]
[flawr-ee-ey-tid, flohr-] /ˈflɔr iˌeɪ tɪd, ˈfloʊr-/ adjective 1. made of or decorated with floral ornamentation: floriated design; floriated china. /ˈflɔːrɪˌeɪtɪd/ adjective 1. (architect) having ornamentation based on flowers and leaves
[flawr-uh-buhn-duh, flohr-] /ˌflɔr əˈbʌn də, ˌfloʊr-/ noun 1. any of a class of roses characterized by a long blooming period and the production of large flowers often in thick clusters. /ˌflɔːrɪˈbʌndə/ noun 1. any of several varieties of cultivated hybrid roses whose flowers grow in large sprays
[flawr-i-kuh n, flohr-] /ˈflɔr ɪ kən, ˈfloʊr-/ noun 1. any of various smaller species of bustards.