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rockrose

[rok-rohz] /ˈrɒkˌroʊz/
noun
1.
any plant of the genus Cistus or some allied genus, as Helianthemum.
2.
any related plant.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; rock1 + rose
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British Dictionary definitions for rock-rose

rockrose

/ˈrɒkˌrəʊz/
noun
1.
any of various cistaceous shrubs or herbaceous plants of the Eurasian genera Helianthemum, Tuberaria, and Cistus, cultivated for their yellow-white or reddish roselike flowers
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