rosha grass

noun
ro·​sha grass | \ ˈrōshə- \

Definition of rosha grass

: any of several Asiatic grasses of the genus Cymbopogon that yield pleasantly scented oils (especially C. martinii)

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First Known Use of rosha grass

1837, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rosha grass

rosha from Hindi rūsā

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“Rosha grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rosha%20grass. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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