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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a fragrant East Indian grass (Andropogon Shœnanthus, and perhaps other allied species), which yields the grass oil used in perfumery.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka
  • n. an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines


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