- patchouly, pachouli
Borrowed from French patchouli, from Tamil பச்சை (paccai, “green”) + இலை (ilai, “leaf”).
- (US) IPA(key): /pəˈtʃuli/
patchouli (countable and uncountable, plural patchoulis)
- Any of several East Indian plants in the genus Pogostemon, especially Pogostemon cablin, which yield a highly fragrant