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flower girl

noun
1.
a young girl at a wedding ceremony who precedes the bride and carries or scatters flowers in her path.
2.
British. a woman who sells flowers in the street.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90
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British Dictionary definitions for flower girl

flower girl

noun
1.
a girl or woman who sells flowers in the street
2.
(US & Scot) a young girl who carries flowers in a procession, esp at weddings
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