French rose

noun

Definition of French rose

: a common red rose (Rosa gallica) the petals of which are the source of an oil used chiefly in perfumery : gallica

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“French rose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/French%20rose. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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