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fleurette

[flu-ret, floo-]
noun
  1. an ornament formed like a small conventionalized flower.
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Origin of fleurette

1805–15; < French: literally, little flower

Fleurette

[flu-ret, floo-; French flœ-ret]
noun
  1. a female given name.
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fleurette

fleuret

noun
  1. an ornament resembling a flower
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Word Origin for fleurette

C19: French, literally: a small flower, from fleur flower
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