rose bengal rose ben·gal (rōz’ běn-gôl’, běng-, běn’gəl, běng’-)
A bluish-red dye used as a stain for bacteria, as a stain in the diagnosis of keratitis sicca, and in tests of liver function.
noun 1. a perforated metal box used as a strainer; strum.
- Rose-breasted grosbeak
[rohz-bres-tid] /ˈroʊzˌbrɛs tɪd/ noun 1. an American grosbeak, Pheucticus ludovicianus, the male of which, in nuptial plumage, has a rose-pink triangular breast patch.
noun 1. the bud of a rose. noun 1. the bud of a rose 2. (literary) a pretty young woman rosebud
noun 1. a city in W Oregon.