flora flora  /f ˈlɔ rə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) all the plant life in a particular region or period
  2. (n) (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

Usage(s):

  • Click here for pictures of Madagascar's flora and fauna.

News

  1. Gazette.Net: Silver Spring elementary school dedication draws former educator

    A dedication ceremony was held Monday for the Flora M. Singer Elementary School, named in honor of a longtime Montgomery County educator and Holocaust survivor who died in 2009. Taking part in the ceremonial ribbon cutting were (from left) U.S. Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Dist. 8); U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin (D); Jack Singer, husband of Flora Singer; Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett; Sandy ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Gazette.net

  2. Flora Stevens,

    Flora Stevens - age 78, died June 4, 2013. Services provided by Sharp Funeral Homes. www.sharpfuneralhomes.com.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Tri-County Times

  3. Flora to Present NANANordic to International Olympic Academy

    (Press release) ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Lars Flora, two-time Olympian and executive director and founder of NANANordic, is one of three U.S. representatives chosen to participate in the International Olympic Academy (IOA) from June 11 – 25, 2013, in Athens and [...]
    on June 6, 2013     Source: FasterSkier.com

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Quotes

  1. "In the backdrop of Sidr, we need to mobilise resources not only for a major forestation programme in the coastal belts, but also to restore the flora and fauna of the Sundarbans," Fakhruddin said.
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Fakhruddin Ahmed Source: Reuters

  2. "The Flora London Marathon is something that is extremely important to me, and I have done everything possible to resolve the problem and get to the start line," Radcliffe added. "But now I have to focus on moving on from this and my future."
    on Apr 3, 2006 By: Paula Radcliffe Source: BBC News

  3. "With the goal of crafting a course that fits harmoniously with its surroundings, we took full advantage of the dramatic vistas, indigenous flora and beautiful rolling terrain to create a memorable golf experience for members and resort guests,"...
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: Pete Dye Source: PGA Tour

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