from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A rose (Rosa moschata) cultivated for its clustered, musk-scented white flowers.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A species of rose, so called from its fragrance.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun rose native to Mediterranean region having curved or climbing branches and loose clusters of musky-scented flowers


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