Rosmarine
Rosmarine Ros"ma*rine`, n. [OE. See {Rosemary}.] 1. Dew from the sea; sea dew. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

That purer brine And wholesome dew called rosmarine. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]

2. Rosemary. [Obs.] --Spenser. ``Biting on anise seed and rosmarine.'' --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]


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