Name: Rose

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    The rose (or Latin 'rosa') is a flowering shrub. They come in a variety of different forms such as the hybrid tea, floribunda and damask. Roses are seen as symbols of love and beauty, and are also associated with the Virgin Mary.

    A rose window is a type of circular window used in gothic churches such as at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.

    The Rose Bowl is an American football game, usually played on January 1.

    Rose Fitzgerald was the mother of John F Kennedy. Rose McGowan is an American actress.

    It is also the past tense of 'rise'.

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