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white rose Line breaks: white rose

Definition of white rose in English:


The emblem of Yorkshire or the House of York.
Example sentences
  • York was decorated with thousands of white roses for Yorkshire's biggest royal event in living memory.
  • The traditional white rose emblem of the county and the Yorkshire Society has been given a fresh lease of life.
  • The red rose of Lancashire has faded to the white rose of Yorkshire on the sign on the southbound carriageway on the Cumbria Lancs border.

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Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
not harmful or offensive