a female given name.
noun (pl) -maries
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
noun 1. a city in SW California, near Los Angeles.
noun 1. a town in central California, near Sacramento.
noun 1. a portulaca, Portulaca grandiflora, widely cultivated for its showy flowers. noun 1. a low-growing portulacaceous plant, Portulaca grandiflora, native to Brazil but widely cultivated as a garden plant for its brightly coloured flowers
- Rosenberg case
Rosenberg case [(roh-zuhn-burg)] A court case involving Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, an American couple who were executed in 1953 as spies for the Soviet Union. Some have argued that the Rosenbergs were innocent victims of McCarthy-era hysteria against communists or of anti-Semitism (they were Jewish). Others contend that they were indeed Soviet spies.