Definition of Coffee rose
1. Noun. Tropical shrub having glossy foliage and fragrant nocturnal flowers with crimped or wavy corollas; northern India to Thailand.
Group relationships: Genus Tabernaemontana, Tabernaemontana
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coffee Rose
Literary usage of Coffee rose
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1. Chief Contemporary Dramatists, Second Series: Eighteen Plays from the Recent by Thomas Herbert Dickinson (1921)
"But then, when he died, 1 had n't the kirt to go on. So I 'm crocheting lace now ffi№ad for Gertrude's trousseau. Will you hve some more coffee? ROSE. ..."
2. The Confederate States of America, 1861-1865: A Financial and Industrial by John Christopher Schwab (1901)
"This was due not to the disturbance caused by the war, but to conditions affecting its production elsewhere, for coffee rose to great heights in the world's ..."
3. All about Coffee by William Harrison Ukers (1922)
"In 1911, coffee rose to sixteen cents per pound. At the end, it was found that the committee's holdings had been marketed at the various sales on a basis, ..."
4. History of the British Colonies by Robert Montgomery Martin (1834)
"The consumption of coffee rose, on this reduction, annually, until, in 1791, it amounted in Great Britain to ..."