lemongrass
noun Date: 1801 a grass (Cymbopogon citratus) of robust habit native to southern India and Ceylon that is grown in tropical regions for its lemon-scented foliage used as a seasoning and that is the source of an aromatic essential oil; also its foliage

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lemongrass — tikroji citrinžolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos prieskoninis, vaistinis kultūrinis augalas (Cymbopogon citratus), naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams) gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Andropogon citratus; Cymbopogon… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • lemongrass — lanksčioji citrinžolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Cymbopogon flexuosus), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams) gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Andropogon… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Lemongrass — Citronnelle Citronnelle de l Inde …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lemongrass — [[t]le̱məngrɑːs, græs[/t]] also lemon grass N UNCOUNT Lemongrass is a type of grass that grows in warm countries. It is used as a flavouring in food …   English dictionary

  • lemongrass — /ˈlɛməngras/ (say lemuhngrahs) noun a tufted perennial grass, Cymbopogon citratus, cultivated in the tropics as the source of lemongrass oil, and as a herb, especially in Asian cookery. Also, lemon grass …   Australian English dictionary

  • lemongrass — noun 1. an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines • Syn: ↑lemon grass, ↑lemongrass oil • Hypernyms: ↑oil 2. a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka • Syn: ↑lemon grass …   Useful english dictionary

  • lemongrass — lem·on·grass also lemon grass (lĕmʹən grăs ) n. A tropical grass (Cymbopogon citratus) native to southern India and Sri Lanka, yielding an aromatic oil used as flavoring and in perfumery and medicine. * * * …   Universalium

  • lemongrass — noun One of various species of grass of the genus Cymbopogon, which have a lemon like taste and aroma, and are used as herbs …   Wiktionary

  • lemongrass — n. grass native of India and Sri Lanka that produces lemon scented perfumed oil …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Lemongrass Lodge — (Бо Валлон,Сейшельские острова) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: La Batie …   Каталог отелей

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