[flou-er-pot] /ˈflaʊ ərˌpɒt/
a container in which to grow and display plants.
a pot in which plants are grown
1590s, from flower (n.) + pot (n.1).
- Flower power
noun 1. (informal) a youth cult of the late 1960s advocating peace and love, using the flower as a symbol; associated with drug-taking. Its adherents were known as flower children or flower people noun ball of fire
[flou-er] /ˈflaʊ ər/ noun 1. the blossom of a plant. 2. Botany. 3. a plant, considered with reference to its blossom or cultivated for its floral beauty. 4. state of efflorescence or bloom: Peonies were in flower. 5. an ornament representing a flower. 6. Also called fleuron, floret. Printing. an ornamental piece of type, especially […]
noun, Pharmacology. 1. sublimed sulfur in the form of a fine yellow powder, used in medicine chiefly to kill parasites and fungi and to treat certain skin diseases.
- Flowers of sulphur
plural noun 1. minute crystals of sulphur obtained by condensing sulphur vapour on a cold surface