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Andropogon muricatus Explained

Andropogon muricatus at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Vetiver \Vet"i*ver\, n. (Bot.)
An East Indian grass ({Andropogon muricatus}); also, its
fragrant roots which are much used for making mats and
screens. Also called {kuskus}, and {khuskhus}. [Sometimes
written {vetivert}, and {vitivert}.]