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Definition of Rose mallow
Rose mallow 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. rose mallowHollyhock Hol"ly*hock, n. [OE. holihoc; holi holy + hoc
mallow, AS. hoc; cf. W. hocys mallows, hocys bendigaid
hollyhock, lit., blessed mallow. Prob. so named because
brought from the Holy Land. See Holy.] (Bot.)
A species of Alth[ae]a (A. rosea), bearing flowers of
various colors; -- called also rose mallow.
Meaning of Rose mallow from wikipedia
- Rose mallow
to Asia and Australia
in the genus
Lavatera, especially Lavatera trimestris
Any of several...
- seas**** mallow
Lavatera, tree mallow
or rose mallow
Malvaviscus, Turk's cap mallow
, wax mallow
- Jew's mallow
is a common
name for several flowering plants
and may refer
to: Corchorus olitorius
(Arabic Mulukhiyah) in the mallow family
- hibiscus, Bamia
Moschata, Galu Gasturi, muskdana, musk mallow
, musk okra, ornamental
okra, rose mallow
, tropical jewel
okra) is an aromatic...
- known simply
as "hibiscus", or less widely known
as rose mallow
. Other names include hardy
of sharon, and tropical
hibiscus. The genus
the Korean rose
(especially in North
althea, rose mallow
(in the United
- Hibiscus moscheutos
, swamp rose
, crimsone**** rosemallow, eastern
rosemallow) is a species
of flowering plant
in the family
- rosa-sinensis, known colloquially
hibiscus, China rose
hibiscus, rose mallow
and shoeblackplant, is a species
- containing familiar
ornamentals, such as Alcea
) and Lavatera
), as well as Tilia
(lime tree). The largest genera
or scarlet rose mallow
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