lemongrass

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Lemongrass growing
Prepared lemongrass

Etymology[edit]

lemon +‎ grass

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lemongrass ‎(usually uncountable, plural lemongrasses)

  1. One of various species of grass of the genus Cymbopogon, especially Cymbopogon citratus, which have a lemon-like taste and aroma, and are used in cooking, for tea, and for fragrance.
  2. (colloquial, US) Sourgrass, Oxalis pes-caprae.

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Noun[edit]

lemongrass m ‎(uncountable)

  1. lemongrass

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