There are 2 definitions of Oasis in English:


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Pronunciation: /əʊˈeɪsɪs
  • An English rock group featuring brothers Noel Gallagher (b.1967, guitar) and Liam Gallagher (b.1972, vocals), known for Beatles-influenced songs such as ‘Do n’t Look back In Anger’ (1996).

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Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little

There are 2 definitions of Oasis in English:


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Pronunciation: /əʊˈeɪsɪs

noun (plural oases /-siːz/)

  • 2 (Oasis) [mass noun] trademark A type of rigid foam into which the stems of flowers can be secured in flower arranging: cover the ball of Oasis with leaves and moss
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    • Florist foam, also known as Oasis, is the main medium for holding most flower arrangements in place.
    • To achieve the correct size of the oasis for the container, press the opening of the vase on to the oasis and then try to cut out the exact shape with a sharp knife.
    • If you are creating large or longer hanging dried flower arrangements, two or more bricks of oasis can be fixed together by running strong wires through the plastic container.


early 17th century: via late Latin from Greek, apparently of Egyptian origin.

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