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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An ornament that is worn as a badge of office or as recognition of having won an honor; Circular window filled with tracery; A cluster of leaves growing in crowded circles from a common center or crown.

Usage examples (33)
  • • A rosette, which is thrown over the edge of the boat.
  • It grows from center of the rosette, which is thick as well as rigid.
  • Someone suggested that 'rosette' was a cakewreck instruction to place a rosette on the cake.
  • A lacy '' rosette '' garnish, fashioned from Parmesan crisps, was the salad's pièce de résistance. for more
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