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patchouli

noun patch·ou·li \ˈpa-chə-lē, pə-ˈchü-lē\

: a perfume that is made from the oil of a southeast Asian plant

Full Definition of PATCHOULI

:  a heavy perfume made from the fragrant essential oil of a southeast Asian mint (Pogostemon cablin); also :  the plant itself

Variants of PATCHOULI

patch·ou·li also patch·ou·ly \ˈpa-chə-lē, pə-ˈchü-lē\

Origin of PATCHOULI

Tamil paccuḷi
First Known Use: 1845

Rhymes with PATCHOULI

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