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Definition of Rose family
Rose family Rose de Pompadour, Rose du Barry, names succesively given
to a delicate rose color used on S[`e]vres porcelain.
Rose diamond, a diamond, one side of which is flat, and the
other cut into twenty-four triangular facets in two ranges
which form a convex face pointed at the top. Cf.
Rose ear. See under Ear.
Rose elder (Bot.), the Guelder-rose.
Rose engine, a machine, or an appendage to a turning lathe,
by which a surface or wood, metal, etc., is engraved with
a variety of curved lines. --Craig.
Rose family (Bot.) the Rosece[ae]. See Rosaceous.
Rose fever (Med.), rose cold.
Rose fly (Zo["o]l.), a rose betle, or rose chafer.
Rose gall (Zo["o]l.), any gall found on rosebushes. See
Rose knot, a ribbon, or other pliade band plaited so as to
resemble a rose; a rosette.
Rose lake, Rose madder, a rich tint prepared from lac and
madder precipitated on an earthy basis. --Fairholt.
Rose mallow. (Bot.)
(a) A name of several malvaceous plants of the genus
Hibiscus, with large rose-colored flowers.
(b) the hollyhock.
Rose nail, a nail with a convex, faceted head.
Rose noble, an ancient English gold coin, stamped with the
figure of a rose, first struck in the reign of Edward
III., and current at 6s. 8d. --Sir W. Scott.
Rose of China. (Bot.) See China rose
(b), under China.
Rose of Jericho (Bot.), a Syrian cruciferous plant
(Anastatica Hierochuntica) which rolls up when dry, and
expands again when moistened; -- called also resurrection
Rose of Sharon (Bot.), an ornamental malvaceous shrub
(Hibiscus Syriacus). In the Bible the name is used for
some flower not yet identified, perhaps a Narcissus, or
possibly the great lotus flower.
Rose oil (Chem.), the yellow essential oil extracted from
various species of rose blossoms, and forming the chief
part of attar of roses.
Rose pink, a pigment of a rose color, made by dyeing chalk
or whiting with a decoction of Brazil wood and alum; also,
the color of the pigment.
Rose quartz (Min.), a variety of quartz which is rose-red.
Rose rash. (Med.) Same as Roseola.
Rose slug (Zo["o]l.), the small green larva of a black
sawfly (Selandria ros[ae]). These larv[ae] feed in
groups on the parenchyma of the leaves of rosebushes, and
are often abundant and very destructive.
Rose window (Arch.), a circular window filled with
ornamental tracery. Called also Catherine wheel, and
marigold window. Cf. wheel window, under Wheel.
Summer rose (Med.), a variety of roseola. See Roseola.
Under the rose [a translation of L. sub rosa], in secret;
privately; in a manner that forbids disclosure; -- the
rose being among the ancients the symbol of secrecy, and
hung up at entertainments as a token that nothing there
said was to be divulged.
Wars of the Roses (Eng. Hist.), feuds between the Houses of
York and Lancaster, the white rose being the badge of the
House of York, and the red rose of the House of Lancaster.
Meaning of Rose family from wikipedia
- Rosaceae, the rose family
, is a medium-sized family
4,828 known species
in 91 genera. The name is derived
from the type...
- "Sacred Emily": It is rose
in hen. Jack Rose
is a rose
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." ("Sacred Emily", Geography...
- A rose
is a woody perennial flowering plant
of the genus
Rosa, in the family
Rosaceae, or the flower
it bears. There
are over three hundred species
- Critics' Choice Television Award
for Best Comedy
Series. The wealthy Rose family
—video store magnate Johnny
(Eugene Levy), his wife and former
- The Cistaceae
are a small family
or rock rose family
for their beautiful
are profusely covered
- Beddoe–Rose Family Cemetery
is a historic cemetery located
Park at Jerusalem
County, New York. It was established about
- in the family
Ranunculaceae, within which
it gave its name to the tribe
of ****eboreae. Despite names
such as "winter rose
", "Christmas rose
" and "Lenten...
- A rosé
(from French rosé
; also known
and Spanish-speaking countries
in Italy) is a type of wine that incorporates
- The Exorcism
of Emily Rose
is a 2005 American supernatural horror crime
by Scott Derrickson
and starring Laura Linney
and Tom Wilkinson....
- Rosa gallica, the Gallic rose
, French rose
, or rose
of Provins, is a species
of flowering plant
in the rose family
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