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Meaning of FLORA

Pronunciation:  'flowru

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
\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
   plants.

 
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
 

 

 

 

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