a chronic form of acne affecting the nose, forehead, and cheeks, characterized by red pustular lesions.
a chronic inflammatory disease causing the skin of the face to become abnormally flushed and sometimes pustular Also called acne rosacea
rosacea ro·sa·ce·a (rō-zā’shē-ə)
A chronic dermatitis of the face, especially of the nose and cheeks, characterized by a red or rosy coloration with deep-seated papules and pustules and caused by dilation of capillaries. Also called acne erythematosa, acne rosacea.
adjective 1. belonging to the plant family Rosaceae. Compare rose family. 2. having a corolla of five broad petals, like that of a rose. 3. like a rose; roselike: rosaceous loveliness. 4. rose-colored; rosy. adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Rosaceae, a family of flowering plants typically having white, yellow, pink, or […]
noun 1. a female given name: from a Latin word meaning rose festival.
noun 1. a female given name.
- Rosalind elsie franklin
Franklin, Rosalind Elsie 1920-1958. British x-ray crystallographer whose diffraction images, made by directing x-rays at DNA, provided crucial information that led to the discovery of its structure as a double helix by Francis Crick and James D. Watson. Our Living Language : James D. Watson and Francis Crick’s famous double helix model of the structure […]