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noun rose pronunciation in British English /rəʊz/
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  1. 1
    [countable] a flower that has a sweet smell and thorns (=sharp pieces) on its stem

    a bunch of red roses

    a rose garden

    1. a.



      rose bush

      a bush that produces roses
    See also bed1
  2. 2
    [uncountable] a dark pink colour
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  3. 3
    [countable] a circular piece with a lot of small holes that is put on the end of a hose or watering can

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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