rose d'althaea

noun, often capitalized A
rose d'al·​thaea | \ˌrōzˌdalˈthēə\

Definition of rose d'althaea 

: a strong pink that is yellower and less strong than carnation rose, yellower and duller than coral (see coral sense 3b), and yellower, lighter, and stronger than sea pink

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History and Etymology for rose d'althaea

probably from French

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