Definitions of flowers

  1. 1. Flores. 2. The menstrual discharge. 3. A mineral substance in a powdery state after sublimation. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  2. Popular term for menses. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  3. (B.) In Leviticus, menstrual discharges. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. A name formerly used in chemistry for fine mealy matter, as flowers of sulphur. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. Very few species of flowers are mentioned in the Bible although they abounded in Palestine. It has been calculated that in Western Syria and Palestine from two thousand to two thousand five hundred plants are found, of which about five hundred probably are British wild-flowers. Their beauty is often alluded to (Cant 2:12 ; Matthew 6:28 ). They are referred to as affording an emblem of the transitory nature of human life ( Job 14:2 ; Psalms 103:15 ; Isaiah 28:1 ; 40:6 ; James 1:10 ). Gardens containing flowers and fragrant herbs are spoken of (Cant 4:16 ; 6:2 ). biblestudytools.com
  6. The ancient chymists gave this name to different solid and volatile substances obtained by sublimation. The term is not yet entirely banished from chymical and medical language, as Flowers of Benjamin, Flowers of Sulphur, &c. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  7. An old term for fine powder obtained by sublimation and still used for f. of sulphur, and occasionally in other cases, as f. of arsenic. Appleton's medical dictionary.

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