from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Eurasian rose (Rosa eglanteria) having prickly stems, fragrant leaves, bright pink flowers, and scarlet hips. Also called eglantine.
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- n. A Eurasian rose, Rosa eglanteria, having prickly stems, fragrant leaves, pink flowers and red hips
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See Sweetbrier.
- n. A kind of rose (Rosa rubiginosa) with minutely glandular and fragrant foliage. The small-flowered sweetbrier is Rosa micrantha.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The; eglantine, Rosa rubiginosa, a native of Europe and central Asia, introduced in the eastern United States.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Eurasian rose with prickly stems and fragrant leaves and bright pink flowers followed by scarlet hips
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