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1. An essential oil extracted from flowers; especially, the damask rose petals, used in its pure status or as a base for perfume.
2. Etymology: from Persian 'atar-gul, "essence of roses", from 'atar, "fragrance"; from Arabic 'utur, "perfumes, aromas".
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