floweret

noun
flow·​er·​et | \ ˈflau̇(-ə)r-ət How to pronounce floweret (audio) \
variants: or less commonly flowerette

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Recent Examples on the Web Broccoli Salad ▪ 3 stalks of brocoli (separated into flowerets) ▪ 1/2 c. chopped green onions ▪ 1 c. raisins ▪ 1 c. peanuts (salted) Mix together: ▪ 1 c. mayonnaise ▪ 2 T. sugar ▪ 2 T. vinegar 1. Rebecca Hancock, star-telegram, "Side salads that will have your family smiling," 13 June 2017 Broccoli Salad ▪ 3 stalks of brocoli (separated into flowerets) ▪ 1/2 c. chopped green onions ▪ 1 c. raisins ▪ 1 c. peanuts (salted) Mix together: ▪ 1 c. mayonnaise ▪ 2 T. sugar ▪ 2 T. vinegar 1. Rebecca Hancock, star-telegram.com, "Side salads that will have your family smiling," 13 June 2017

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First Known Use of floweret

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Floweret.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/floweret. Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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