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wise woman

n.
1. A woman who is venerated for experience, judgment, and wisdom.
2. A woman who practices traditional arts or folkways such as herbal medicine, midwifery, or divination.
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Their usefulness did not depend on making the patient swallow substances for the most part harmful (the harm was scarcely perceptible, as they were given in small doses), but they were useful, necessary, and indispensable because they satisfied a mental need of the invalid and of those who loved her- and that is why there are, and always will be, pseudo-healers, wise women, homeopaths, and allopaths.
In all times and ages have been women, great wise women.
Ask the wisest among Anne Silvester's sex what they saw to rationally justify them in choosing the men to whom they have given their hearts and their lives, and you will be putting a question to those wise women which they never once thought of putting to themselves.
NEW YORK, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Women in Sports and Events (WISE), the leading voice and resource for women in the business of sports, today announced that Casey Wasserman, chairman and CEO of Wasserman Media Group, will be presented with the 2015 WISE Champion Award during the upcoming 2015 WISE Women of the Year Awards Luncheon on June 16 in New York City.
Epiphany Celebration Fundraiser Honoring Three Italian American Wise Women
They will also receive the offer of mentor support from Jaguar Land Rover and WISE Women In Science and Engineering plus the offer of a summer placement at Jaguar Land Rover.
She gathers the wisdom of many wise women including Madeleine L'Engle, Laura Schlessinger, Erica Jong, Rachel Carson, Oprah Winfrey, Harper Lee, Lucille Ball, Mother Teresa, Pearl Buck, Cheri Huber, Julia Child, Drew Barrymore, and many more.
FRESH on the heels of her success at the Wise Women Awards, gospel singer Sandra Godley has been nominated for four awards at an international music ceremony.
Though Sabina is specifically known for her use of hallucinogenic mushrooms, perhaps this is not only a picture of her, but also a figure of all those wise women who study the pain around them.
Thus was born the Earth Island Project, Climate Wise Women.
Wise men - and wise women - know how important it is to find their spiritual saviour.
Wise women were finally able to end the conflict, and the groom took his bride for their honeymoon amid a tense atmosphere among members of the two families.