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rose water


Simple Definition of rose water

  • : liquid made from roses that has a pleasant smell and is used as a perfume or flavoring

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rose water

  1. :  a watery solution of the odoriferous constituents of the rose used as a perfume or a flavoring

14th Century

First Known Use of rose water

14th century

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