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lem·on·grass

also lemon grass  (lĕm′ən-grăs′)
n.
A tropical Asian grass (Cymbopogon citratus) having aromatic stalks used as a flavoring in cooking and yielding an aromatic oil used in perfumery and medicine.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lemongrass - an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines
oil - a slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water
2.lemongrass - a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Translations
LemongrasZitronengras
citronnelleherbe citronschénanthe
レモングラス
레몬그래스
citrongräs
柠檬香茅檸檬香茅

lemongrass

lemon grass [ˈlɛməngrɑːs] ncitronnelle flemon juice n
(= juice) → jus m de citron
(= drink) → citron m pressélemon sole n (British)limande-sole flemon squash ncitronnade flemon squeezer npresse-citron m invlemon tea nthé m au citronlemon tree ncitronnier m
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These are Azadirachta indica (neem leaves), Cymbopogon citratus (Lemongrass leaves), Ocimum gratissimum (Basil leaves), Ageratum conyzoides (Goatweed leaves), Annona squamosa (Sweetsop leaves) and Hyptis suaveolens (Bush tea leaves).
mexicana Willd ex Spreng 1945) (Asteraceae) y Cymbopogon citratus (Stapf, 1906) (Andropogonodae), las cuales se usan contra el dolor de estomago, infecciones gastrointestinales y parasitos (Navarro, Villarreal, Rojas, & Lozoya, 1996), Castela texana (Torr & Gray, 1909) Rose (syn.
1]) de los aceites esenciales de Bursera linanoe, Cymbopogon citratus, Larrea tridentata, Laurus nobilis, Mentha pulegium, Origanum vulgare, Syzygium aromaticum y Thymus vulgaris sobre la inhibicion (%) del crecimiento micelial in vitro del patogeno.
The present study was designed to determine the antifungal activity of Aloe vera and Cymbopogon citratus extracts against Candida albicans and to compare their antifungal effect with that of terbinafine and with each other.
2005), comparando o rendimento do oleo essencial de Cymbopogon citratus submetido a diferentes tipos de adubacao, demonstraram que o tratamento com adubacao organica gerou um rendimento do oleo superior ao tratamento com adubacao convencional.
Se emplearon AE de Piper auritum (caisimon de anis, CA) y Cymbopogon citratus (cana santa, CS) donados por el Instituto de Investigaciones Fundamentales en Agricultura Tropical (INIFAT).
Fungicidal potential of essential oils and fractions from Cymbopogon citratus, Ocimum gratissimmum and Thymus vulgaris to controlAlternaria padwickii and Bipolaris oryzae, two seed-borne fungi of rice (Oryza sativa L.
Furthermore, Thangam et al studied tumor inhibitory effect of polysaccharide fractions from Cymbopogon citratus against LN-cap and Siha cancer cells and confirmed cytotoxic potential of natural extracted polysaccharide via apoptosis pathway (29).
Food preservative potential of essential oils and fractions from Cymbopogon Citratus, Ocimum Gratissimum and Thymus Vulgaris against mycotoxigenic fungi.