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rose water

n.
A fragrant preparation made by steeping or distilling rose petals in water, used in cosmetics, as eau de toilette, and in cookery.
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rose′ wa`ter


n.
water containing oil distilled from roses, used in perfume and as a flavoring.
[1350–1400]
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Noun1.rose water - perfume consisting of water scented with oil of roses
perfume, essence - a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor
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rose water

n. agua de rosa.
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"The best cure for Charlie is a daily dose of Rose water, or Rose and water, or Rose and water; will you go and see that he takes it?" laughed Dr.
His saddle and bridle were of massive gold, curiously wrought; one side of his trough was filled with clean barley and sesame, and the other with rose water. I led the animal into the open air, and then jumped on his back, shaking the reins as I did so, but as he never stirred, I touched him lightly with a switch I had picked up in his stable.
From the petals of her Damascus roses that range in colour from pure white to bright pink and purple, she produces rose water -- and supplies her entire family, four children plus their spouses and offspring, with the rose water that results from the steam distillation.
The magic of saviyaan is that most of the different versions have almost the same ingredients: vermicelli, milk, ghee (clarified butter), cardamom, dry fruit and sugar as staples, and condensed milk, khoya, rose water and saffron as optional.
Named after Damascus, the Damask Rose, has long been used for rose oil or "attar of roses", and is commonly used to flavour food and make rose water.
Cucumber and rose loaves INGREDIENTS MAKES 6 MINI LOAVES 100g cucumber 2 large free range eggs 100g caster sugar 120ml sunflower oil 1tsp vanilla extract 2tsp rose water 200g self-raising flour 1/2tsp bicarbonate of soda 1/2tsp baking powder For the drizzle icing: 50g icing sugar 1tsp beetroot juice (from a vacuum pack or beetroot juice drink) 1tsp rose water Sprinkling of rose petals (unsprayed - ideally from your own garden, if possible) DIRECTIONS Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/gas mark 4.
After cleansing in the morning, wipe the face with chilled rose water, using cotton.
by CiTimes News Service Tourists flock to the area and watch how rose water is manufactured by traditional and modern methods.
Unicorn Mist is a special, limited edition rose water product that Hilton had previously released.
Rose water is a love-or-hate ingredient, so it's up to you if you want to serve these on Valentine's Day.
Iran is the top exporter of rose water in the world, said the head of Rose Water and Herbal Essences Union in Kashan, central Iran,IRNAreports.
Special washing operations with rose water are regularly being carried out in and around mosques and Eid Gahs.