rose hip


Definition of rose hip

: the ripened usually red or orange accessory fruit of a rose that consists of a fleshy receptacle enclosing numerous achenes

Examples of rose hip in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Ouidad's curl refresh spray puts those woes aside with its formula of nourishing botanical extracts of rose hip, centella, and aloe to help my curls bounce back to life with no residue left behind. ELLE, 13 July 2022 Like the name says, this no-frills oil is nothing but pure rose hip seed oil and all its vitamin A and linoleic acid goodness. Megan Mcintyre, Better Homes & Gardens, 16 Feb. 2022 The new formula is packed with nourishing skin-care ingredients like rose hip seed oil and shea butter, which is what are behind the smooth texture and creamy finish. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 24 Jan. 2022 Two favorites, plum and rose hip, are made using preserves from Sikora's Polish Market & Deli (1625 NE. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 12 Feb. 2021 In fact, our dermatologist board says that people with oily skin can really benefit from using face oil—especially jojoba oil, rose hip oil, and grape-seed oil. Hannah Dylan Pasternak, SELF, 1 June 2021 Mab & Stoke, meanwhile, is best known for its herbal supplements, but its Daily Defense Oil keeps skin supple for hours on end with organic rose hip, red raspberry seed, pomegranate seed, squalane and grapeseed oil. New York Times, 10 May 2021 These wines are highly aromatic with notes of Key lime, rose hip, ginger and geranium. Seth Eli Barlow, Arkansas Online, 26 May 2021 Ingredients like rose hip and black cumin help with blemishes and other spots. Bianca Salonga, Forbes, 19 Mar. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of rose hip

1857, in the meaning defined above

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21 Jul 2022

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“Rose hip.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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