Definition of roseroot in English:

roseroot

Line breaks: rose|root

noun

  • A yellow-flowered stonecrop whose roots smell of roses when dried or bruised, native to north temperate regions.
    • Rhodiola rosea, family Crassulaceae
    More example sentences
    • Stonecrops are now largely forgotten as a vegetable, although roseroot, S. rosea, a northern species, has continued to be a salad vegetable of value in the regions where it grows.

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