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Florid

Highly ornate; extremely rich to the point of being overly decorated.
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florid

Highly ornate; extremely rich to the point of overdecoration.
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The firm will no longer offer trips to marine parks, such as SeaWorld in Florid.
'So with florid expressions of gratitude I had it returned to Del Rosario,' Locsin added.
Mr Power said: "Both doctors are of the view that, at the time of the killing of Mrs Lacey, and the attempted murder of her mother's carer, Mrs Holden, the defendant was exhibiting florid psychosis.
The word florid was introduced to describe the widespread, extensive manifestation of the disease.
But a trashy Del Ray anthology with the florid title The Best of H.P.
Pleomorphic LCIS and florid LCIS are morphologic variants of LCIS that have been identified and increasingly studied in the past few decades with the advent and routine use of E-cadherin immunohistochemistry (Table).
Republic Bank & Trust Company currently has 45 full-service banking centres and one loan production office throughout five states of Kentucky, Indian, Florid, Tennessee and Ohio.
Attacks on these properties have resulted in florid headlines, which sends out the worst kind of message about Middlesbrough and its residents.
The main difference is that Ridley's series is thoughtful, sobering and spare--this time, shifting its focus from race to class distinctions--as opposed to the florid "Horror Story," which by comparison winds up looking like a dim-witted kid brother.
There were no florid soundbites or displays of manufactured fury.
GRAVITY GRAVITY PHIL SPECTOR Sky Atlantic 9PM No stranger to florid characters, Al Pacino wigs out as the unstable music biz bigshot.
(Cert 12, 2013) PHIL SPECTOR Sky Atlantic 9PM No stranger to florid characters, Al Pacino wigs out as the unstable music biz bigshot.