- the act, condition, or period of blooming
- a period of success or achievement
Origin of florescencefrom Classical Latin florescens, present participle of florescere, to begin to bloom, inceptive of florere, to bloom from flos: see bloom
- A condition or time of flowering.
- A condition or period of great vigor. See Synonyms at bloom1.
Origin of florescenceNew Latin flōrēscentia from Latin flōrēscēns flōrēscent- present participle of flōrēscere inchoative of flōrēre to flower, bloom ; see flourish .