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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ro·sa·ceous /roˈzeʃəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ro·sa·ceous a.
 1. Bot. (a) Of or pertaining to a natural order of plants (Rosaceae) of which the rose is the type. It includes also the plums and cherries, meadowsweet, brambles, the strawberry, the hawthorn, applies, pears, service trees, and quinces. (b) Like a rose in shape or appearance; as, a rosaceous corolla.
 2. Of a pure purpish pink color.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of or pertaining to or characteristic of plants of the
             family Rosaceae
      2: having a dusty purplish pink color; "the roseate glow of
         dawn" [syn: rose, roseate]