[ik-uh-bah-nuh; Japanese ee-ke-bah-nah]
the Japanese art of arranging flowers.

1900–05; < Japanese, equivalent to ike(y) to make live, causative of ik- live (< *ika-i) + -bana combining form of hana flower (earlier fana < *pana)

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ikebana (ˌiːkəˈbɑːnə)
the Japanese decorative art of flower arrangement

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Ikebana floral arrangements attempt to bring nature and humanity together.
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