Definition of mountain pink in English:

mountain pink

noun

  • 1US. The moss pink, Phlox subulata.

  • 2US. Trailing arbutus, Epigaea repens.

  • 3US. Any of several centauries, especially Centaurium beyrichii of Texas.

Origin

Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From mountain + pink.

Pronunciation

mountain pink

/ˌmaʊntɪn ˈpɪŋk/