Vetiver
Vetiver Vet"i*ver, n. (Bot.) An East Indian grass ({Andropogon muricatus}); also, its fragrant roots which are much used for making mats and screens. Also called {kuskus}, and {khuskhus}. [Sometimes written {vetivert}, and {vitivert}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • vétiver — [ vetivɛr ] n. m. • 1809; tamoul vettiveru 1 ♦ Plante indienne (graminées) dont l odeur éloigne les insectes et dont la racine est utilisée en parfumerie. 2 ♦ Parfum frais de la racine de cette plante. ● vétiver nom masculin (tamoul vettivern)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Vetiver — Bündel auf einem Markt Systematik Commeliniden Ordnung: Süßgrasartige (Poa …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • vetiver — VETIVÉR s.m. Plantă din familia gramineelor cultivată în unele regiuni tropicale pentru rădăcinile ei, din care se extrage un ulei folosit în industria parfumurilor. [< fr. vétiver]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  VETIVÉR s. m …   Dicționar Român

  • vetiver — [vet′ə vər] n. [Fr vétiver < Tamil veṭṭivēru, lit., root that is dug up < vēr, root] 1. an East Indian grass (Vetiveria zizanioides) whose roots yield a fragrant oil used in perfumes, cosmetics, etc. 2. its fibrous roots, also used for… …   English World dictionary

  • vetiver — s. m. [Botânica] Planta gramínea (poácea) da Índia …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • vetiver — (also vetivert) ► NOUN ▪ a fragrant extract or essential oil obtained from the root of an Indian grass, used in perfumery and aromatherapy. ORIGIN Tamil, root …   English terms dictionary

  • Vetiver — This article refers to the tropical grass. For the men s fragrance Vétiver, see Guerlain. Taxobox name = Vetiver (Khus) image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Poales familia = Poaceae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Vétiver — Nom vernaculaire ou nom normalisé ambigu : Le terme « Vétiver » s applique en français à plusieurs taxons distincts. Vétiver …   Wikipédia en Français

  • vetiver — kvapusis auksabarzdis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Chrysopogon zizanioides), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaunamas eterinis aliejus. atitikmenys: lot. Anatherum zizanioides; Andropogon muricatus;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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