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fleurette

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

1805–15; <French: literally, little flower

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Fleurette
[ flu-ret, floo-; French flœ-ret ]
/ flɜˈrɛt, flʊ-; French flœˈrɛt /

noun
a female given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for fleurette

fleurette

fleuret

/ (flʊəˈrɛt, flɜː-) /

noun
an ornament resembling a flower

Word Origin for fleurette

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