lemongrass oil

lemon-grass oil

[lem-uhn-gras, -grahs]
noun
a yellowish to brownish oil distilled from the leaves of certain lemon grasses, especially Cymbopogon citratus, used chiefly in perfumery.

Origin:
1885–90

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lemongrass oil

noun
an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines [syn: lemongrass
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