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ROSETTE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does rosette mean? 

ROSETTE (noun)
  The noun ROSETTE has 4 senses:

1. an ornament or pattern resembling a rose that is worn as a badge of office or as recognition of having won an honor
2. rhizoctinia disease of potatoes
3. a cluster of leaves growing in crowded circles from a common center or crown (usually at or close to the ground)
4. circular window filled with tracery

  Familiarity information: ROSETTE used as a noun is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


ROSETTE (noun)


Sense 1rosette [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An ornament or pattern resembling a rose that is worn as a badge of office or as recognition of having won an honor

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("rosette" is a kind of...):

adornment (a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness)


Sense 2rosette [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Rhizoctinia disease of potatoes

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

little potato; russet scab; stem canker; rosette

Hypernyms ("rosette" is a kind of...):

rhizoctinia disease (disease caused by rhizoctinia or fungi of Pellicularia and Corticium)


Sense 3rosette [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A cluster of leaves growing in crowded circles from a common center or crown (usually at or close to the ground)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting plants

Hypernyms ("rosette" is a kind of...):

foliage; leaf; leafage (the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants)


Sense 4rosette [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Circular window filled with tracery

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

rose window; rosette

Hypernyms ("rosette" is a kind of...):

window (a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air)


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