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rosaline

Line breaks: rosa|line
Pronunciation: /ˈrəʊzəliːn/

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Definition of rosaline in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A variety of fine needlepoint or pillow lace.

Origin

early 20th century (as rosaline point): probably from French.

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