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strawflower

Syllabification: straw·flow·er
Pronunciation: /ˈstrôˌflou(ə)r
 
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Definition of strawflower in English:

noun

An everlasting flower of the daisy family.
  • Several species in the family Compositae, in particular the Australian Helichrysum bracteatum and plants of the genus Helipterum
Example sentences
  • The dried heads of strawflowers and safflower will further enliven your Yuletide still-life.
  • They say they pull out the statice and strawflowers and such and keep them in smaller vases for two or three weeks.
  • Sunflowers grow in the back, with strawflowers at far ends.

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