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potpourri

noun uk   /ˌpəʊ.pəˈriː/  us   /ˌpoʊ-/
[U] a mixture of dried petals and leaves from various flowers and plants that is used to give a room a pleasant smell: a bowl of potpourri [S] an unusual or interesting mixture of things: Her new TV show will be a potpourri of arts and media reports.
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