There are 2 definitions of Mayflower in English:

Mayflower

Syllabification: May·flow·er
Pronunciation: /ˈmāˌflou(-ə)r
 
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  • The ship in which the Pilgrims sailed from England to America in 1620.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody

There are 2 definitions of Mayflower in English:

mayflower

Syllabification: may·flow·er
Pronunciation: /ˈmāˌflou(-ə)r
 
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noun

  • A name given to several plants that bloom in May, especially certain hepaticas and anemones and the trailing arbutus.
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    • Mint, lemon balm, pennyroyal, chives, chamomile, mayflower, and summer savory are a few herbs perfectly suited to this microclimate.
    • On May Day we picked a May Queen and carried her around the school on a throne decorated with yellow mayflowers.
    • In the damp fields surrounding the streams I found cowslip, self heal and mayflower.

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