Definition of Tudor rose in English:

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Tudor rose

noun

A conventionalized, typically five-lobed figure of a rose used in architectural and other decoration in the Tudor period, in particular a combination of the red and white roses of Lancaster or York adopted as a badge by Henry VII.
Example sentences
  • Made by the Chipping Campden Guild of Handicrafts they stand at the entrance to the churchyard., incorporating in their design the Queen's monogram, Tudor roses and the year 1953.
  • A fragment of stained glass in the top of the window to the right of the door was decorated with a Tudor rose and dated 1592 with the initials WK.
  • The Mary Rose was named after Henry's favourite sister and the royal Tudor rose which became its emblem.

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Syllabification: Tu·dor rose

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