Definition of eglantine noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

eglantine

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈeɡləntaɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈeɡləntaɪn//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a type of wild rose Word Origin Middle English: from Old French, from Provençal aiglentina, based on Latin acus ‘needle’ or aculeus ‘prickle’.