aquaflorium

noun
aq·​ua·​flo·​ri·​um | \ ˌakwəˈflōrēəm, ˌäk-, -ȯr- \
plural -s

Definition of aquaflorium

: an inverted glass bowl resting on a base and containing a flower or flowers submerged in water

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History and Etymology for aquaflorium

New Latin, from Latin aqua water + flor-, flos flower + New Latin -ium

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“Aquaflorium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aquaflorium. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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