Persian lilac


Definition of Persian lilac

b : a showy Asiatic shrub (Syringa persica) cultivated for its terminal panicles of fragrant lilac-colored flowers
2 or persian lilac : a dark purplish pink that is redder than clover pink and bluer and stronger than rhodonite pink

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