carnation: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kär-nā'shun), [key]
- any of numerous cultivated varieties of the clove pink, Dianthus caryophyllus, having long-stalked, fragrant, usually double flowers in a variety of colors: the state flower of Ohio.
- pink; light red.
- the color of flesh.
- having the color carnation.
- carnation (Thesaurus)