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semidouble

[sem-ee-duhb-uh l, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈdʌb əl, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
adjective, Botany
1.
having more petals than those of a single flower but fewer than those of a double flower.
Origin of semidouble
1970-1975
1970-75; semi- + double
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Examples from the web for semidouble
  • Large semidouble flowers of rose pink shading to rose red at petal edges.
  • Single to semidouble, small white flowers blushed pink.
  • Plump pink buds open to scented semidouble blossoms that age to a lighter, creamier pink.
  • Fragrant, white semidouble blooms open to show off their deep lavender-pink markings around yellow centers.
  • Yes, you'll go bananas for these huge, deep yellow semidouble blooms with a slightly spicy scent.

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