rosebud

rosebud

[rohz-buhd]
noun
the bud of a rose.

Origin:
1605–15; rose1 + bud1

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rosebud (ˈrəʊzˌbʌd)
 
n
1.  the bud of a rose
2.  literary a pretty young woman

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