musk rose
noun Date: 1577 a rose (Rosa moschata) of the Mediterranean region with white flowers having a musky odor

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  • Musk rose — Musk Musk (m[u^]sk), n. [F. musc, L. muscus, Per. musk, fr. Skr. mushka testicle, orig., a little mouse. See {Mouse}, and cd. {Abelmosk}, {Muscadel}, {Muscovy duck}, {Nutmeg}.] 1. A substance of a reddish brown color, and when fresh of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • musk rose — musk′ rose n. pln a rose, Rosa moschata, of the Mediterranean region, having white, musk scented flowers • Etymology: 1570–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • musk rose — n. a Mediterranean rose (Rosa moschata) with fragrant, usually white, flowers …   English World dictionary

  • musk rose — noun rose native to Mediterranean region having curved or climbing branches and loose clusters of musky scented flowers • Syn: ↑Rosa moschata • Hypernyms: ↑rose, ↑rosebush * * * noun 1. : a rose (Rosa moschata) of the Mediterranean r …   Useful english dictionary

  • musk rose — muskusinis erškėtis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erškėtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis kultūrinis augalas (Rosa moschata). atitikmenys: lot. Rosa moschata angl. musk rose vok. Moschusrose pranc. rosier musqué isp. mosqueta blanca port. roseira …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • musk rose — 1. a rose, Rosa moschata, of the Mediterranean region, having white, musk scented flowers. 2. See musk mallow (def. 1). [1570 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • musk rose — noun a rambling rose with large white musk scented flowers. [Rosa moschata.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • musk rose — /ˈmʌsk roʊz/ (say musk rohz) noun a species of rose, Rosa moschata, having fragrant white flowers …   Australian English dictionary

  • musk-rose — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Himalayan musk rose — himalajinis erškėtis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erškėtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Rosa brunonii), paplitęs pietų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Rosa brunonii angl. Himalayan musk rose šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisijos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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