chrysanthemum chrysanthemum  /krɪ ˈsæn θə məm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the flower of a chrysanthemum plant
  2. (n) any of numerous perennial Old World herbs having showy brightly colored flower heads of the genera Chrysanthemum, Argyranthemum, Dendranthema, Tanacetum; widely cultivated

Usage(s):

  1. To most Orientals as to most Europeans a chrysanthemum is only a chrysanthemum.
  2. In the late afternoon people sit around the club drinking chrysanthemum tea, chatting and playing cards.
  3. Could be the heat too; dead-quiet heat, seems to arise from inside your head, which feels funny these days, wobbles a bit, like a loose chrysanthemum.

News

  1. Stream Hausu's 'Total,' a Snarling Squall of an Album

    Earlier this month, Hausu presented  "Chrysanthemum,"  a heaving shredder that SPIN described as "a sweetly sour mix of Dischord-ant post-punk drive and vintage alt-rock gnarl (via 
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Spin

  2. Dutch Heritage Greenhouse Installs LumiGrow LED Lighting

    Chrysanthemum Leader to Boost Yields and Reduce Greenhouse Electrical Costs with LumiGrow LED Lighting (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10832865.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  • "Drink the dew of magnolia in the morning, and eat the falling petals of chrysanthemum at night," wrote Qu Yuan in his famous poem "Li Sao" ("The Lament") about a nobleman's life in the Warring States Period (476-221 BC).
    on Apr 19, 2010 By: Qu Yuan Source: Xinhua

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