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anthesis


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anthesis  \An*the"sis\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  bloom,  fr  'anqei^n  to  bloom, 
  'a`nqos  flower.]  (Bot.) 
  The  period  or  state  of  full  expansion  in  a  flower.  --Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anthesis 
  n  :  the  process  of  budding  and  unfolding  of  blossoms  [syn:  {blossoming}, 
  {flowering},  {inflorescence},  {efflorescence}] 




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