fleuron

noun
fleu·ron | \ˈflər‧ˌän, ˈflu̇ˌrän\
plural -s

Definition of fleuron 

1 : a flower-shaped ornament especially when terminating an object or forming one of a series

2 : a printers' type ornament of floral motif often cast in units that may be combined to form borders

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History and Etymology for fleuron

French, from Middle French floron, from flor, flour, flur flower

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