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fleuron

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

fleuron (plural fleurons)

  1. an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  2. (architecture) the small flower at the centre of each side of a Corinthian abacus; a flos

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

fleuron m (plural fleurons)

  1. (crown) jewel
  2. (architecture) fleuron, finial
  3. (botany) floret
  4. (figuratively) jewel, emblem

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