Patchingly

Patch"ing*ly

(?), adv. Knavishly; deceitfully. [Obs.]
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{

Pa*tchou"li

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Pa*tchou"ly

} (?), n. [CF. F. patchouli; prob. of East Indian origin.] 1. (Bot.) A small shrubby mintlike plant (Pogostemon cablin syn. Pogostemon Patchouli) of the East Indies, yielding an essential oil from which a highly valued perfume is made.
Syn. -- pachouli, Pogostemon cablin.
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2. The heavy perfume made from the patchouli plant.
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Patchouly camphor (Chem.), a substance homologous with and resembling borneol, found in patchouly oil.
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