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rose·mar·y

 (rōz′mâr′ē)
n. pl. rose·mar·ies
1. An aromatic evergreen Mediterranean shrub (Rosmarinus officinalis) in the mint family, having light blue or pink flowers and narrow grayish-green leaves that are used in cooking and perfumery.
2. The leaves of this plant used as a seasoning.

[Alteration (probably influenced by rose Mary) of Middle English rosmarine, from Latin rōs marīnus, rōsmarīnum : rōs, dew (perhaps from the essential oil glands on the whitish underside of its leaves ) + marīnus, of the sea; see marine.]
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rosemary

(ˈrəʊzmərɪ)
n, pl -maries
(Plants) an aromatic European shrub, Rosmarinus officinalis, widely cultivated for its grey-green evergreen leaves, which are used in cookery for flavouring and yield a fragrant oil used in the manufacture of perfumes: family Lamiaceae (labiates). It is the traditional flower of remembrance
[C15: earlier rosmarine, from Latin rōs dew + marīnus marine; modern form influenced by folk etymology, as if rose1 + Mary]
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rose•mar•y

(ˈroʊzˌmɛər i)

n., pl. -mar•ies.
an aromatic evergreen shrub, Rosmarinus officinalis, of the mint family, native to the Mediterranean region, with narrow, leathery leaves used as a seasoning and in perfumes.
[1400–50; rose mary (by folk etym., influenced by rose1 and the name Mary) < Latin rōs marīnus or rōs maris literally, sea dew]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rosemary - widely cultivated for its fragrant grey-green leaves used in cooking and in perfumeryrosemary - widely cultivated for its fragrant grey-green leaves used in cooking and in perfumery
rosemary - extremely pungent leaves used fresh or dried as seasoning for especially meats
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
2.rosemary - extremely pungent leaves used fresh or dried as seasoning for especially meats
herb - aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
rosemary, Rosmarinus officinalis - widely cultivated for its fragrant grey-green leaves used in cooking and in perfumery
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Translations
розмарин
rozmarýn
rosmarin
RosmarinRosemarie
rosmariini
romarinRose-Marie
ružmarin
rozmaring
ローズマリー
로즈메리
rozmarin
rozmarín
rožmarin
rosmarinRose-MarieRos-Marie
ไม้พุ่มสมุนไพร
cây hương thảo

rosemary

[ˈrəʊzmərɪ] N (= herb) → romero m
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rosemary

[ˈrəʊzməri] nromarin mrose-tinted [ˈrəʊztɪntɪd] adjrose
to look at sb/sth through rose-tinted glasses, to look at sb/sth through rose-tinted spectacles (British)ne voir que les bons côtés de qn/qch
to see life through rose-tinted glasses, to see life through rose-tinted spectacles → voir la vie en rose
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rosemary

nRosmarin m
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rosemary

[ˈrəʊzmrɪ] nrosmarino
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

rosemary

إِكْلِيلُ الـجَبَل rozmarýn rosmarin Rosmarin δεντρολίβανο romero rosmariini romarin ružmarin rosmarino ローズマリー 로즈메리 rozemarijn rosmarin rozmaryn alecrim розмарин rosmarin ไม้พุ่มสมุนไพร biberiye cây hương thảo 迷迭香
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rosemary

n (bot) romero
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