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 for Floret
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Floret \Flo"ret\, n. [OF. florete, F. fleurette, dim. of OF.
     lor, F. fleur. See Flower, and cf. Floweret, 3d
     1. (Bot.) A little flower; one of the numerous little flowers
        which compose the head or anthodium in such flowers as the
        daisy, thistle, and dandelion. --Gray.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. [F. fleuret.] A foil; a blunt sword used in fencing.
        [Obs.] --Cotgrave.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a diminutive flower (especially one that is part of a
           composite flower) [syn: floret, floweret]

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