musk rose

musk rose

noun
1.
a rose, Rosa moschata, of the Mediterranean region, having white, musk-scented flowers.
2.
musk mallow ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1570–80

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musk rose
 
n
a prickly shrubby Mediterranean rose, Rosa moschata, cultivated for its white musk-scented flowers

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