pachouli
pachouli pachouli n. (Bot.) A small East Indian shrubby mint ({Pogostemon cablin}); a fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes.

Syn: patchouli, patchouly, {Pogostemon cablin}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • pachouli — /pach oo lee, peuh chooh lee/, n. patchouli. * * * …   Universalium

  • pachouli — n. (Botany) patchouli, type of shrub of the mint family found in Asia; extract from the oil of this plant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pachouli — noun 1. small East Indian shrubby mint; fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes • Syn: ↑patchouli, ↑patchouly, ↑Pogostemon cablin • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pogostemon cablin — pachouli pachouli n. (Bot.) A small East Indian shrubby mint ({Pogostemon cablin}); a fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes. Syn: patchouli, patchouly, {Pogostemon cablin}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pogostemon cablin — pachouli pachouli n. (Bot.) A small East Indian shrubby mint ({Pogostemon cablin}); a fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes. Syn: patchouli, patchouly, {Pogostemon cablin}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pogostemon cablin —   Pachuli …   Wikipedia Español

  • patchouly — noun 1. small East Indian shrubby mint; fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes • Syn: ↑patchouli, ↑pachouli, ↑Pogostemon cablin • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Patchouli — Taxobox name = Patchouli image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Lamiaceae genus = Pogostemon species = P. cablin binomial = Pogostemon cablin binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • patchouli — /pach oo lee, peuh chooh lee/, n. 1. a plant, Pogostemon cablin, of tropical Asia, that yields a fragrant oil (patchouli oil) used in the manufacture of perfumes. 2. a penetrating perfume made from this oil. Also, pachouli, patchouly. [1835 45; < …   Universalium

  • genus Pogostemon — noun genus of Asiatic shrubs or trees whose leaves yield a fragrant oil • Syn: ↑Pogostemon • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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