herbalist


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herb·al·ist

 (ûr′bə-lĭst, hûr′-)
n.
1. One who grows, collects, or specializes in the use of herbs, especially medicinal herbs.

herbalist

(ˈhɜːbəlɪst)
n
1. (Botany) a person who grows, collects, sells, or specializes in the use of herbs, esp medicinal herbs
2. (Botany) (formerly) a descriptive botanist

herb•al•ist

(ˈhɜr bə lɪst, ˈɜr-)

n.
1. a person who collects or deals in herbs, esp. medicinal herbs.
3. an author of an herbal.
4. (formerly) a botanist.
[1585–95]

herbalist

Obsolete, a descriptive botanist. See also plants.
See also: Botany
a person who collects or deals in herbs, especially for medicinal purposes. See also botany.
See also: Plants

herbalist

Someone who grows or collects herbs, especially those with medicinal uses.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.herbalist - a therapist who heals by the use of herbsherbalist - a therapist who heals by the use of herbs
healer, therapist - a person skilled in a particular type of therapy
Translations
عُشابي، عَقاقيري، مُتعامِل بالأعْشاب
bylinkář-ka
forhandler af urternaturlæge
gyógyfûkereskedõ
grasalæknir
bylinkár

herbalist

[ˈhɜːbəlɪst] Nherbolario/a m/f

herbalist

[ˈhɜːrbəlɪst] nherboriste mfherbal remedy nremède m à base de plantesherbal tea n
(in packet)infusion f, tisane f
(= drink) → infusion f, tisane fherb garden njardin m d'herbes aromatiques

herbalist

nKräutersammler(in) m(f); (= healer)Naturheilkundige(r) mf

herbalist

[ˈhɜːbəlɪst] nerborista m/f

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.

herbalist

n herbolario -ria mf, yerbatero -ra mf, yerbero -ra mf, herborista mf
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He must be a physician, and above all a herbalist, so as in wastes and solitudes to know the herbs that have the property of healing wounds, for a knight-errant must not go looking for some one to cure him at every step.
Wasiu, before giving his evidence as a herbalist, swore on Ogun deity.
A California herbalist suspected of malpractice in 2014 was charged Wednesday with child endangerment in connection with the death of a diabetic 13-year-old boy, officials said.
Experienced herbalist Brittany Wood Nickerson understands that food is our most powerful medicine.
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It shows how to substitute gentler plants for toxic solutions that often add allergens into the home, and comes from a herbalist who provides recipes from her own library and from other leading herbalists.
e course is led by retired Medical Herbalist, Nicola Peterson (National Institute of Medical Herbalists (NIMH).
SIR - Meilyr James (Letters, May 30), the registered medical herbalist, iridologist and acupuncturist, clearly has much to contribute to improving the health of the nation.
Jill Schnabel studied agricultural science for her BSc and plant pathology for a PhD before qualifying as a medical herbalist in 2004.
Medical herbalist Sue Salmon, who practices in Kirkburton, says there are a number of effective remedies for everything from hangovers and dyspepsia to seasonal stress.
The 2011 AHPA Herbal Insight Award went to: Zoe Gardner, PhD, R&D project manager at Traditional Medicinals, Sebastopol, CA, and team leader; Michael McGuffin, AHPA president; Roy Upton, executive director of the American Herbal Pharmacopeia; Mary Hardy, MD, medical director of the Simms/Mann UCLA Center for Integrative Oncology; Tieraona Low Dog, MD, director of the fellowship at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona; Aviva Romm, MD, medical practitioner and president of the American Herbalists Guild; Soaring Bear, PhD, pharmacologist; David Winston, herbalist, educator and ethnobotanist; Lyle Craker, PhD, professor, University of Massachusetts; and Daniel Gagnon, herbalist and president of Herbs, Etc.
Zakya Bibi patient of diabetes said that she consulted to herbalist but due to poor treatment her stomach has badly affected.