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remontant

[ ri-mon-tuhnt ]
/ rɪˈmɒn tənt /
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adjective
(of certain roses) blooming more than once in a season.
noun
a remontant rose.
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Origin of remontant

1880–85; <French, present participle of remonter to remount
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British Dictionary definitions for remontant

remontant
/ (rɪˈmɒntənt) /

adjective
(esp of cultivated roses) flowering more than once in a single season
noun
a rose having such a growth

Word Origin for remontant

C19: from French: coming up again, from remonter; see remount
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