any of several lemon-scented grasses of the genus Cymbopogon, especially C. citratus, of tropical regions, yielding lemon-grass oil.
a perennial grass, Cymbopogon citratus, with a large flower spike: used in cooking and grown in tropical regions as the source of an aromatic oil (lemon grass oil)
- Lemon-grass oil
[lem-uh n-gras, -grahs] /ˈlɛm ənˌgræs, -ˌgrɑs/ noun 1. a yellowish to brownish oil distilled from the leaves of certain lemon grasses, especially Cymbopogon citratus, used chiefly in perfumery.
noun 1. a town in SW California, near San Diego.
[kal-ee, key-lee] /ˈkæl i, ˈkeɪ li/ noun, British. 1. an artificially flavored carbonated lemon drink; lemon soda pop.
noun 1. a law that requires manufacturers to replace, repair, or refund the cost of automobiles that prove to be defective.