Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


an Asian plant, Anastatica hierochuntica, of the mustard family, which, after drying and curling up, expands when moistened.
rose of Jericho
another name for the resurrection plant


Read Also:

  • Rose-of-sharon

    noun 1. Also called althea. a widely cultivated shrub or small tree, Hibiscus syriacus, of the mallow family, having showy white, reddish or purplish flowers. 2. Also called Aaron’s-beard. a St.-John’s-wort, Hypericum calycinum, having evergreen foliage and showy yellow flowers. 3. a plant mentioned in the Bible. Song of Solomon 2:1. rose of Sharon noun […]

  • Rose-oil

    noun 1. a pale yellow, green, or red, volatile, fragrant, sweet-tasting liquid, obtained by steam distillation from fresh roses, especially damask roses: used in flavoring and perfume.

  • Roseola

    noun, Pathology. 1. a kind of rose-colored rash. 2. rubella. noun (pathol) 1. a feverish condition of young children that lasts for some five days during the last two of which the patient has a rose-coloured rash. It is caused by the human herpes virus 2. any red skin eruption or rash roseola ro·se·o·la (rō-zē’ə-lə, […]

  • Roseola infantum

    roseola infantum roseola in·fan·tum (ĭn-fān’təm) n. See exanthema subitum.

Disclaimer: Rose-of-jericho definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.