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multiflora rose

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noun mul·ti·flo·ra rose \ˌməl-tə-ˈflȯr-ə-\

Definition of multiflora rose

  1. :  a vigorous thorny rose (Rosa multiflora) with clusters of small flowers



Origin and Etymology of multiflora rose

New Latin multiflora, specific epithet, literally, having many flowers


First Known Use: 1829


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