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1. The reproductive structure of some seed-bearing plants, characteristically having either specialized male or female organs or both male and female organs, such as stamens and a pistil, enclosed in an outer envelope of petals and sepals. 2. Such a structure having showy or colorful parts; a blossom. 3. A plant that is cultivated or appreciated for its blossoms. 4. The azaleas were in full flower. 5. Something, such as an ornament or a figure of speech, that resembles a flower in shape, fineness, or attractiveness. 6. 1 7. the flower of our generation. 8. Henry James 9. A fine powder produced by condensation or sublimation of a compound. 10. To produce a flower or flowers; blossom. 11. His artistic talents flowered early. 12. To decorate with flowers or with a floral pattern.