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bouquet


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bouquet  \Bou*quet"\,  n.  [F.  bouquet  bunch,  bunch  of  flowers, 
  trees,  feathers,  for  bousquet,  bosquet,  thicket,  a  little 
  wood,  dim.  of  LL  boscus  See  {Bush}  thicket,  and  cf 
  {Bosket},  {Busket}.] 
  1.  A  nosegay;  a  bunch  of  flowers. 
 
  2.  A  perfume;  an  aroma;  as  the  bouquet  of  wine. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bouquet 
  n  1:  an  arrangement  of  flowers  that  is  usually  given  as  a  present 
  [syn:  {corsage},  {posy},  {nosegay}] 
  2:  a  pleasingly  sweet  olfactory  property  [syn:  {fragrance},  {redolence}, 
  {sweetness}] 




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