roseroot

noun

Definition of roseroot

: a perennial fleshy herb (Sedum rosea) whose roots have the odor of roses

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First Known Use of roseroot

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Roseroot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roseroot. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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