Middle English Dictionary Entry

rosāt(e adj.
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Note: Cp. roset(e adj.
Med. Containing a distillate of rose petals; mel ~ [see also mel n.(1)(b)]; oile ~, oil of roses, a medicinal oil made by steeping rose petals in olive oil [cp. oile rose (rosete), s.v. oil(e n.1b.(e), & oleum rosacium, s.v. oleum n.(b)]; sugre ~, a mixture of sugar and a distillate of roses; (b) pathol. ~ goute, ?an inflammation of the joints.

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Note: Med., etc. (sense (a)), see further J.Norri, Dictionary of Medical Vocabulary, s.v. oil rosat.