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  • noun The quality of being floral.

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floral +‎ -ness

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Examples

  • It's 97% Chardonnay and 3% Gewurztraminer, "which adds a teeny bit of floralness to lift the tropical character of the Santa Barbara fruit," Ms. Miyamura told us.

    The Chardonnay Conundrum 2008

  • This dessert plays with both chamomile tea and dried chamomile blossoms, both of which imbue a mellow floralness that counteracts the sweetness of traditional rice pudding.

    Serious Eats Kerry Saretsky 2010

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