Carnation

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Definition

a carnation (flower): a flower (Dianthus caryophyllus) with white, red or pink petals
noun

Examples

  • "Please meet me at the green bench on the west side of Paradise Park on Friday, September 28th at 7:37 pm. I will be wearing a pink tuxedo with a black carnation."
  • "I shall be wearing a pink carnation and carrying a copy of The Financial Times - folded."

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