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rockrose

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noun rock·rose \ˈräk-ˌrōz\

Definition of rockrose

  1. :  any of a genus (Cistus of the family Cistaceae, the rockrose family) of shrubs or woody herbs of the Mediterranean region with simple entire leaves, roselike flowers, and a capsular fruit



1731

First Known Use of rockrose

1731


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