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moss rose

noun
1.
a variety of rose, Rosa centrifolia muscosa, having a mosslike growth on the calyx and stem.
2.
Origin
1725-1735
1725-35
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moss rose

noun
1.
a variety of rose, Rosa centifolia muscosa, that has a mossy stem and calyx and fragrant pink flowers
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