sereh

1 of 2

noun (1)

se·​reh
səˈrā
plural -s
: citronella grass

sereh

2 of 2

noun (2)

"
plural -s
: a destructive East Indian virus disease of sugarcane characterized by necrosis of the phloem, fanlike tops, and general degeneration

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Etymology

Noun (1) and Noun (2)

Malay sĕre, sĕrai

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“Sereh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sereh. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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