Definitions

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  • n. Alternative spelling of patchouli.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small East Indian shrubby mint (Pogostemon cablin); a fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a heavy perfume made from the patchouli plant
  • n. small East Indian shrubby mint; fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes

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Examples

  • Yes, it's populated with extremist youngsters who think that idealism and pachouli are enough to get anything changed in this nation.

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  • As this plan plays out in my head, pachouli has another idea, and braps me right before the culvert.

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  • Just as I am seeing 1 lap to go, I feel the pachouli-breath of a CU punk on my tail, and I formulate a plan. actually, the kid was cool, but i gotta get some feud going somehow.

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  • So many choices, I love vanilla, cinnamon, pachouli, ylang ylang. so many thanks for sharing ceashark at aol dot com

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  • Anyone who thinks pachouli smells good or is an appropriate substitute for showering should be locked up.

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  • I am not a conspriacy theory-loving, religion-hating, pachouli-wearing leftist hippie.

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  • It is run by this group ANSWER and some other coalition groups that are basically a bunch of pachouli-soaked nut jobs, who are Marxists, anarchists, who have all sorts of bizarre agendas about what the world should be about.

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  • One of my classes was one of those totally out there classes taught by a free-spirited, hemp wearing, pachouli-smelling New York Times freelancer.

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  • “In that case, I presume she will choose to perfume her embroidered handkerchiefs with musk, or pachouli, instead of her favorite breath of violets,” responded Mrs. Ton.

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  • Aura Cacia announces aromatherapy app - Aura Cacia is a nationally branded Aromatherapy product provider and today has leaped dredlocked and pachouli-soaked head-first into the smartphone world with their new iPhone app.

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  • Yes, you got patchouli - I went to the link and saw you'd gotten it. (/redundant)

    July 19, 2007

  • Thanks--I did. In fact, I think I may already have listed it elsewhere. I typed that list quickly and then went to finish the dishes without looking it over! So I may have other typos in that list.

    July 19, 2007

  • Perhaps you mean patchouli?

    July 19, 2007