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inflorescence

a specialized branching stem bearing flowers; for example, a male CATKIN. Each individual flower may be small and insignificant but collectively they can sometimes produce a large, showy structure such as is found in the lupin.
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Friendly Fires new album new album Inflorescent is out now and they play The Academy in Dublin on November 4.
Long-promised third album Inflorescent is more dance-floor ready than either their self-titled debut or Pala's expansive grooveladen odyssey.
Long-promised third album, Inflorescent, is more dance-floor ready than either their self-titled debut or Pala's expansive grooveladen odyssey.
Long-promised third album Inflorescent is more dancefloor ready than either their self-titled debut or Pala's expansive groove-laden odyssey.
fri FRIENDLY FIRES It's been a Stone Roses-busting eight years since the Fires' second album Pala was released but the indie rockers are back with Inflorescent.