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Definitions for windflower
ˈwɪndˌflaʊ ərwind·flow·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anemone, windflowernoun

    any woodland plant of the genus Anemone grown for its beautiful flowers and whorls of dissected leaves


  1. windflowernoun

    An early spring flowering species of the family Ranunculaceae; Anemone nemorosa.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Windflowernoun

    The anemone. A flower.


  1. windflower

    A windflower is a type of flowering plant, most often associated with the genus Anemone, which includes over 200 species of perennial plants. Anemone are known for their beautiful, delicate petals, and they are commonly referred to as windflowers due to the Greek roots of their genus name, which translates to "daughter of the wind." They are found in many parts of the world, including Europe, North America, and Japan.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Windflowernoun

    the anemone; -- so called because formerly supposed to open only when the wind was blowing. See Anemone

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of windflower in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of windflower in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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