rose oil
noun Date: 1552 a fragrant essential oil obtained from roses and used chiefly in perfumery and in flavoring

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  • Rose oil — Rose (Rosa damascena) essential oil in clear glass vial Rose oil, meaning either rose otto (attar of rose, attar of roses) or rose absolute, is the essential oil extracted from the petals of various types of rose. Rose ottos are extracted through …   Wikipedia

  • Rose oil — Rose Rose, n. [AS. rose, L. rosa, probably akin to Gr. ?, Armor. vard, OPer. vareda; and perhaps to E. wort: cf. F. rose, from the Latin. Cf. {Copperas}, {Rhododendron}.] 1. A flower and shrub of any species of the genus {Rosa}, of which there… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rose oil — n a fragrant essential oil obtained from roses and used chiefly in perfumery and in flavoring esp ATTAR OF ROSES * * * [NF] the volatile oil distilled with steam from the fresh flowers of Rosa alba, R. centifolia, R. damascena, or R. gallica,… …   Medical dictionary

  • rose oil — n. attar of roses: see ATTAR …   English World dictionary

  • rose oil — noun a volatile fragrant oil obtained from fresh roses by steam distillation • Syn: ↑attar of roses • Hypernyms: ↑attar, ↑atar, ↑athar, ↑ottar * * * noun : a fragrant essential oil obtained from roses and used chiefly in perfumery and in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • rose oil — rožių aliejus statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Eterinis aliejus, gaunamas vandens garais distiliuojant erškėčių (Rose) žiedlapius. atitikmenys: angl. attar of roses; rose oil rus. розовое масло …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • rose oil — Synonyms and related words: ambergris, ambrosia, aromatic, aromatic gum, aromatic water, attar, attar of roses, balm, balm of Gilead, balsam, bay oil, bergamot oil, champaca oil, civet, essence, essential oil, extract, fixative, heliotrope,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rose oil — noun An essential oil extracted from the petals of various types of roses, used mainly for flavouring and perfumes …   Wiktionary

  • rose oil — a pale yellow, green, or red, volatile, fragrant, sweet tasting liquid, obtained by steam distillation from fresh roses, esp. damask roses: used in flavoring and perfume. Also called attar of roses, otto of roses. [1835 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • White Rose (oil field) — White Rose is an oil field development project 350 kilometres off the coast of Newfoundland. Husky Energy is the operator and 72.5 per cent interest holder in the White Rose oil fields.Discovered in 1984, the White Rose offshore oil field is… …   Wikipedia

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