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prairie rose

noun
1.
a climbing rose, Rosa setigera, of the central U.S., having pinkish to white flowers: the state flower of North Dakota.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25, Americanism
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Examples from the web for prairie rose
  • The photographer has set up an impromptu diffuser to photograph a prairie rose.
  • There they spend the hottest part of the day in the shade of a wild prairie rose bush.
  • These not only included the usual pheasants and ducks, but also the state flower, wild prairie rose.
  • Western snowberry and prairie rose are common shrubs in the western part of the planning unit.

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