famille rose

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fa·​mille rose | \ fə-ˈmē- How to pronounce famille rose (audio) \

Definition of famille rose

: Chinese porcelain in the decoration of which a rose color predominates

First Known Use of famille rose

1868, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for famille rose

French, literally, rose family

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