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Meaning of FLORA

Pronunciation:  'flowru

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
  2. [n]  all the plant life in a particular region

FLORA is a 5 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: plant, plant life, vegetation
 Antonyms: fauna
 See Also: accumulation, acrogen, aerophyte, aggregation, air plant, annual, apomict, aquatic, assemblage, autophyte, autophytic plant, autotroph, autotrophic organism, being, biennial, biology, biota, brier, brier patch, brierpatch, brush, brushwood, bush, chaparral, collection, coppice, copse, cryptogam, embryo, epiphyte, epiphytic plant, escape, forest, fungus, gametophyte, garden, garden plant, ground cover, groundcover, growth, houseplant, kingdom Plantae, monocarp, monocarpic plant, monocarpous plant, myrmecophyte, organism, ornamental, perennial, phytoplankton, plant kingdom, plant part, plant tissue, Plantae, plantlet, poisonous plant, pot plant, rock plant, scrub, shrubbery, sporophyte, stand, thicket, tracheophyte, vascular plant, wilding, wood, woods



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Flo"ra\, n. [L., the goddess of flowers, from flos,
floris, flower. See {Flower}.]
1. (Rom. Myth.) The goddess of flowers and spring.

2. (Bot.) The complete system of vegetable species growing
   without cultivation in a given locality, region, or
   period; a list or description of, or treatise on, such

Biology Dictionary
 Definition: Plant life.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: Ceres, Cora, corn god, Demeter, Dionysos, Dionysus, fertility god, forest god, Frey, Gaea, Gaia, Kore, Persephassa, Persephone, Pomona, Proserpina, Proserpine, Triptolemos, Triptolemus, vegetation spirit