rose end

noun

: the end of a potato or other tuber opposite the point of attachment

Word History

First Known Use

1825, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rose end was in 1825

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“Rose end.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rose%20end. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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