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wreathnoun [C]

uk   us   /riːθ/ (plural wreaths uk   /riːðz/ us   )
an ​arrangement of ​flowers and ​leaves in a ​circularshape, used as a ​decoration or as a ​sign of ​respect and remembrance for a ​person who has ​died: a ​holly/​laurel wreath The ​bridewore a ​veil with a wreath ofsilkflowers. There were two ​large wreaths on the ​coffin. The ​presidentended his ​visit by laying a wreath at the ​warmemorial.
(Definition of wreath from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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wreathnoun [C]

 us   /riθ/ (plural wreaths  /riðz, riθs/ )
a ​ring made of ​flowers and ​leaves or evergreens (= ​plants that are ​green all ​year): The ​bridewore a wreath of ​flowers on her ​head.
(Definition of wreath from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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