the act, state, or period of flowering; bloom.
- flo·res·cent, adjective
- re·flo·res·cence, noun
- florescence , fluorescence
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How to use florescence in a sentence
In the work of Sir Walter Scott this form of literature attained its florescence.
Royal grace and nobility, sovereign peacefulness and power—every beauty shone out like natural florescence.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete | Emile Zola
It was like a florescence of that dear belated creature whose mind had been awakened by his affection.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete | Emile Zola
But, all the same, it is no mean rival to the quieter process of vegetable florescence.Night and Day | Virginia Woolf
Art was a unit, and its divine florescence spread from France over all Europe.Rodin: The Man and his Art | Judith Cladel
British Dictionary definitions for florescence
the process, state, or period of flowering
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