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Medical Term:

oil of rose

 

Definition: a volatile oil from the fresh flowers of Rosa gallica and R. damascena and other members of the Rosaceae family. Used largely in perfumery, ointments, and cosmetics.

Synonym(s): attar of rose, essence of rose, otto of rose

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