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eglantine

(ĕg`ləntīn), name for various kinds of roserose,
common name for some members of the Rosaceae, a large family of herbs, shrubs, and trees distributed over most of the earth, and for plants of the genus Rosa, the true roses.
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 (family Rosaceae), chiefly sweetbriersweetbrier,
 sweetbriar,
or eglantine
[O. Fr. from Lat.,=needle], wild rose of Europe (Rosa eglanteria), cultivated and now naturalized in the United States.
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, and for a honeysucklehoneysuckle,
common name for some members of the Caprifoliaceae, a family comprised mostly of vines and shrubs of the Northern Hemisphere, especially abundant in E Asia and E North America.
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 (family Caprifoliaceae). The name eglantine has been much used in English poetry.
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Young barn owl Soren and his chick sister Eglantine hang on the every word of their father, Noctus, and his tales of the legendary guardians who have protected their kind for generations.