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Edmund, German physician, 1836-1914. See: Rose position.
Harry M., 20th-century U.S. microbiologist. See: Rose-Waaler test.
1. Any shrub of the genus Rosa.
2. The petals of Rosa gallica, collected before expanding; used for its agreeable odor.