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fever grass

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Definition of fever grass in English:

noun

West Indian term for lemongrass.
Example sentences
  • Miss Tomasa treats a person with fever with a mixture of fever grass [lemon grass] and lemonade.
  • Also known as barbed wire grass, silky heads, citronella grass, or fever grass, this versatile herb is the perfect ingredient for teas, beverages, herbal medicines, and Eastern-inspired cuisines.

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