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  • n. Plural form of flora.

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Examples

  • Conrad had even found one vault full of natural florae growing quietly underneath an artificial light source.

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  • There used to be Apis cerana, Apis dorsata, Apis florae and Apis mellifera.

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  • My old posts were generally so random they were actually making a collective run on the interstellar plane for God of Chaos, a coveted position that apparently necessitates a lot of haphazard references to various florae and faunae and a creepy tendency to drop in Latin for no obvious reason.

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  • This map shows where these neo-florae have been released into the environment, which institutions have applied for the permits to conduct the experiments, and what enhancements these organisms have been engineered with, for instance, drought tolerance and fungal resistance.

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  • Each community differs further in secondary florae.

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  • And yet there is no better evidence for the contemporaneity assumed by all who adopt the hypothesis of universal faunae and florae, of a universally uniform climate, and of a sensible cooling of the globe during geological time.

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  • Animals and plants began their existence together, not long after the commencement of the deposition of the sedimentary rocks; and then succeeded one another, in such a manner, that totally distinct faunae and florae occupied the whole surface of the earth, one after the other, and during distinct epochs of time.

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  • Thus: -- Animals and plants began their existence together, not long after the commencement of the deposition of the sedimentary rocks; and then succeeded one another, in such a manner, that totally distinct faunae and florae occupied the whole surface of the earth, one after the other, and during distinct epochs of time.

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  • Various florae have long been a staple of Valentine's Day, but what statement do they make about your "everlasting" love when a week later they're limper than you after a few shots of Smirnoff?

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  • People in those parts and on into Texas have accents as varied as florae and faunae.

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