camellia camellia

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of several shrubs or small evergreen trees having solitary white or pink or reddish flowers

Usage(s):

  1. The Victorian ideal of delicate, camellia-white skin has long since been supplanted by the bronzed-god look.
  2. The collection uses Coco Chanel's favorite stone, diamonds, exclusively and highlights her beloved camellia and comet motifs.
  3. Like the original Madame de Pompadour she is red haired, with a camellia skin.

News

  1. Slidell Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic manager describes services to Camellia City Kiwanis

    Richard Breaux, manager of the Slidell Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic, recently was the featured speaker at a meeting of the Camellia City Kiwanis Club. The evening meeting was held at Mi Patio Restaurant. Richard Breaux is the manager of the...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  2. Camellia City Kiwanis holds fundraiser to support Eliminate Project

    Camellia City Kiwanis Club members and friends didn’t let torrential rains and flooded streets dampen their support for the recent Eliminate Project fundraiser held at The Times Grill in Slidell. President Wanda Farbe and President-elect Mike Collins concurred that the...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. Camellia City Market celebrates fifth anniversary in Olde Towne Slidell

    Camellia City Market Director Danny Blackburn welcomes community to fifth anniversary celebration in Olde Towne Slidell, and every Saturday (rain or shine) from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Griffith Park, adjacent to the Slidell Municipal Auditorium.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

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Quotes

  1. "The basis of Chanel is still very French, we had all the symbols typical of Chanel: the camellia, the buttons, the pearls, the handbag, everything. But in the show there was almost nothing, just one small handbag, because fashion has to...
    on Feb 29, 2008 By: Karl Lagerfeld Source: Reuters

  2. "And I have to mention Camellia Grill, which is a famous old place that we were afraid would not reopen after Katrina," says Malone. "But somebody, thank God, bought it and reopened it. And it's just a greasy omelet-and-burger place that...
    on Aug 9, 2007 By: Dave Malone Source: The Journal News / Lohud.com

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