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swamp rose

noun
1.
a shrub, Rosa palustris, of eastern North America, having pink flowers nearly 2 inches (5 cm) wide.
Origin of swamp rose
1775-1785
1775-85, Americanism
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  • Rosa Carolina (swamp rose), common on the shores of lakes, etc.

    The Maine Woods Henry David Thoreau
  • Here and there from the swamp rose slight elevations of dry earth which were overgrown with alders and willows.

    The Nameless Castle Maurus Jkai

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