clove pink


noun

a pink, Dianthus caryophyllus, having a spicy scent resembling that of cloves.Compare carnation(def 1).

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Origin of clove pink

First recorded in 1865–70
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British Dictionary definitions for clove pink

clove pink

noun

another name for carnation (def. 1)
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