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flowering

[flou-er-ing] /ˈflaʊ ər ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
bearing flowers.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; see flower, -ing2
Related forms
nonflowering, adjective
preflowering, adjective
unflowering, adjective
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flowering

/ˈflaʊərɪŋ/
adjective
1.
(of certain species of plants) capable of producing conspicuous flowers: a flowering ash
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