Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as cuscus.

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  • Any relation to couscous?

    August 31, 2009

  • Etymology: Persian & Hindi khaskhas. an aromatic grass (Andropogon zizamoides) whose especially fragrant roots yield an oil used in perfumery and are also made into mats in tropical India – called also vetiver.

    August 31, 2009