Definitions for tuberoseˈtubˌroʊz, ˈtyub-, ˈtu bəˌroʊz, ˈtyu-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tube•roseˈtubˌroʊz, ˈtyub-, ˈtu bəˌroʊz, ˈtyu-(n.)

  1. a bulbous plant, Polianthes tuberosa, cultivated for its spike of fragrant, creamy white, lilylike flowers.

    Category: Plants

Origin of tuberose:

1655–65; < NL tuberosa, fem. of L tūberōsus

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tuberose, Polianthes tuberosa(noun)

    a tuberous Mexican herb having grasslike leaves and cultivated for its spikes of highly fragrant lily-like waxy white flowers

Wiktionary

  1. tuberose(Noun)

    A Mexican tuberous plant (Polianthes tuberosa) that has white flowers and grass-like leaves

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tuberose(noun)

    a plant (Polianthes tuberosa) with a tuberous root and a liliaceous flower. It is much cultivated for its beautiful and fragrant white blossoms

  2. Tuberose(adj)

    tuberous

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