Cherokee rose

noun

Definition of Cherokee rose

: a Chinese climbing rose (Rosa laevigata) with a fragrant white blossom

First Known Use of Cherokee rose

1804, in the meaning defined above

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18 May 2021

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“Cherokee rose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cherokee%20rose. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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