[ nwah-zet ]
/ nwɑˈzɛt /
a hybrid climbing rose, Rosa noisettiana, bearing clusters of fragrant yellow, white, or pink flowers.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Origin of noisette rose
1830–40; after P. Noisette, who first raised it in the U.S. in the early 19th century
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