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Typically including sepals, petals, stamens, and ovaries; often conspicuously colourful.

1894, H. G. Wells, The Flowering of the Strange Orchid.

Additional definitions for 'flower':

flowerA plant that bears flowers.
flowerAn inflorescence that resembles a flower, but actually contains many small florets, such as a sunflower.
flowerOf plants, a state of bearing blooms.
flowerThe best examples or representatives of a group.
flowerThe best state of things; the prime.
flowerThe vulva, especially the labia majora.
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