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flower power

n
informal a youth cult of the late 1960s advocating peace and love, using the flower as a symbol; associated with drug-taking. Its adherents were known as flower children or flower people
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Noun1.flower power - a counterculture of young people in the US during the 1960s and 70sflower power - a counterculture of young people in the US during the 1960s and 70s
counterculture - a culture with lifestyles and values opposed to those of the established culture
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