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(ˈflɔːrɪ) or


(Heraldry) (usually postpositive) heraldry containing a fleur-de-lys
[C15: from Old French floré, from flor flower]
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(ˈflɔr i, ˈfloʊr i)

Paul John, 1910–85, U.S. chemist.
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Noun1.Flory - United States chemist who developed methods for studying long-chain molecules (1910-1985)
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They were brothers, named Flory, and one would not desert the other.
"The Black Wolf dead, Red Shandy and John Flory wounded, James Flory, One Eye Kanty and Peter the Hermit prisoners!" he ejaculated.
As Shandy rose, one by one, John Flory, James, his brother, One Eye Kanty, and Peter the Hermit knelt before their young lord and kissed his hand.
Among them is Paul Flory, a 1927 graduate and polymer chemist who went on to earn the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1974.
By Andrew Flory. (Tracing Pop.) Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2017.
Froilan is being promoted by Kenneth Rontal of Cagayan de Oro, whose father Flory was once an active manager.
Al Flory, senior VP and chief lending officer at NSB, said, 'We're thrilled to welcome Rob Wheeler to the Northfield Savings Bank family.
CBI is locally operated by the father-daughter duo of Steve Flory and Melissa Flory Mathis.
However, at various points in the plot he is compelled to come to the rescue of certain of his fellow colonists, such that by the end of Burmese Days we might think of Flory as an honorary policeman, or at least guardian of the civilian population.
Suzanne Flory with the Willamette National Forest in Springfield said on Saturday that the biggest concern is how fire crews will battle flames that may become too intense to manage as temperatures rise next week.
Goma, Shawwal 2, 1438, Jun 26, 2017, SPA -- The Congolese authorities have identified 10 more mass graves in the central Kasai region, bringing the total to 52, Attorney General Flory Kabange Numbi said Monday.