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herb·al

 (ûr′bəl, hûr′-)
adj.
Of, relating to, or containing herbs.
n.
A book about plants and herbs, especially those that are useful to humans.

herbal

(ˈhɜːbəl)
adj
1. (Botany) of or relating to herbs, usually culinary or medicinal herbs
2. (Alternative Belief Systems) informal Austral interested or participating in activities relating to esoteric philosophies, traditional remedies, etc
n
(Botany) a book describing and listing the properties of plants

herb•al

(ˈɜr bəl, ˈhɜr-)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or consisting of herbs.
n.
2. a book about herbs or plants, usu. describing their medicinal properties.
3. a herbarium.
[1510–20; < Medieval Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.herbal - tea-like drink made of leaves of various herbsherbal - tea-like drink made of leaves of various herbs
tea - a beverage made by steeping tea leaves in water; "iced tea is a cooling drink"
tisane - infusion of e.g. dried or fresh flowers or leaves
Adj.1.herbal - of or relating to herbs; "herbal tea, herbal medicine"
Translations
عُشْبي
bylinný
urte-
füvekbõl álló
jurta-
bylinný
şifalı otlara ait

herbal

[ˈhɜːbəl] ADJde hierbas, herbario
herbal teainfusión f de hierbas

herbal

[ˈhɜːrbəl] adj [drink, preparation] → à base de plantes; [extract] → de plantes

herbal

adjKräuter-; herbal teaKräutertee m; herbal remediesKräuterheilmittel pl
nKräuterbuch nt

herbal

[ˈhɜːbl] adjdi erbe
herbal tea → tisana

herb

(həːb) noun
a usually small plant used to flavour food or to make medicines. herbs and spices.
ˈherbal adjective
of herbs, especially herbs used to make medicines. a herbal remedy.
ˈherbalist noun
a person who deals in herbs, especially those used to make medicines.

herbal

adj herbal, herbario
References in classic literature ?
It was idle for me to think of moving from the place until I should have recovered from the severe lameness that afflicted me; indeed my malady began seriously to alarm me; for, despite the herbal remedies of the natives, it continued to grow worse and worse.
Angel looked round for Mrs Crick's black-puddings, which he had directed to be nicely grilled as they did them at the dairy, and of which he wished his father and mother to appreciate the marvellous herbal savours as highly as he did himself.
I know you," offering his hand cordially to Paul; "it was a prolific week, as my herbal and catalogues shall one day prove.
LAHORE -- Drugs Regulatory Authority Pakistan (DRAP) has issued 636 liceces to different local and multinational companies, and it will increase export of medicines, especially herbal, from the country in the years to come.
Tenders are invited for supply of various Indigenous Drugs: 1 Herbal appetizer, digestive stimulant, restorative & alterative powder icemi 1.
Summary: For centuries, shopkeepers have sold herbal treatments to rural Afghans
LAHORE -- Over 4,500 out of 10,000 applications for registration of herbal companies have been rejected by the Drug Regulatory Authority Pakistan (DRAP) and only 140 licences have been issued to pharma companies to manufacture herbal products.
There is a continuing demand for herbal products and the usage is increasing each day.
Sales of herbal/traditional products are also facing strong competition from home-made remedies such as herbal teas, with these being considerably lower in cost.
Women's use and self-prescription of herbal medicine during pregnancy: an examination of 1,835 pregnant women.
18 -- Surging Demand of Herbal Skincare Products to Impel Growth" presents a comprehensive analysis of the industry covering aspects including market size by revenue, segmentation on the basis of herbal medicines and herbal products, by types of herbal products such as 'herbal hair care' including herbal shampoo, hair oil and other herbal hair care products including herbal hair color, conditioners, by 'herbal skin care' comprising herbal face wash, herbal skin creams and others including face pack, face cleansers, by 'herbal oral care products', Chyawanprash, balms, and other medications (cold and cough, pain killers etc).
Stockley's Herbal Medicines Interactions: A Guide to the Interactions of Herbal Medicines.