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bloomer (n.) 1730, "plant which blooms," bloom (n.1) "blossom of a plant," c. [...]


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bloomer (n.)

1730, "plant which blooms,"

bloom (n.1)

"blossom of a plant," c. 1200, a northern word, from a Scandinavian source akin to Old Norse blomi "flower, blossom," also collectively "flowers and foliage on trees;"

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