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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as rose-cold.


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  • It is, of course, possible that in this case the rose may not have caused the disturbance, and as it is distinctly stated that it was the smell to which the Cardinal objected, we may fairly conclude that what annoyed him was simply a manifestation of rose-fever excited by the pollen.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine


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