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ikebana (ˌiːkəˈbɑːnə Pronunciation for ikebana

Definitions

noun

  1. the Japanese decorative art of flower arrangement

Example Sentences Including 'ikebana'

`Since ikebana is based on nature, flowers, leaves, tree branches, roots, pebbles, fruits and water are used for the displays.
Misc (1999)
`The Japanese brought ikebana in from China, and it was practised by the Buddhist monks as a flower offering to the Buddha.
Misc (1999)

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