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Stopping to smell (and examine) the roses
18 Oct 2020
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“Flower bud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flower%20bud. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.
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