a bog shrub, Ledum palustre, of the heath family, found from the North Temperate Zone to the Arctic Circle, having leaves that are rust-colored and hairy beneath with rolled margins, and dense clusters of white flowers.
- Crystal therapy
noun the use of crystals in alternative medicine to attempt healing; also called crystal healing See crystal healing
noun 1. . noun 1. another name for gentian violet crystal violet n. A dye derived from gentian violet that is used as a general biological stain, an acid-base indicator, and an agent against infection by bacteria, fungi, pinworms, and other parasites.
[“CS-4 Language Reference Manual and Operating System Interface”, Ben M. Brosgol et al, Report IR-130-2, Intermetrics, Cambridge MA, Oct 1975]. (1995-01-19)
1. . 2. . 1. . abbreviation (in Britain) 1. Child Support Agency 1. Community Services Administration 2. Confederate States of America