Definition of musk rose in English:

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musk rose

Pronunciation: /məsk rōz/


A rambling rose with large white musk-scented flowers.
  • Rosa moschata, family Rosaceae.
Example sentences
  • The hybrid musk rose that draws the most comments in my garden is ‘Mozart’.
  • Marjorie Fair is also the name of a crimson and white hybrid musk rose, a hardy flower with good resistance to disease.
  • Enter beneath the dangling purple blooms of the school's 100-year-old wisteria arbor and take in the far-flung melange of flowers, from jacaranda to a rare Abyssinian musk rose.

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Syllabification: musk rose

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