a person who practices healing by the use of herbs.
herb doctor n.
One who practices healing with herbs. Also called herbalist.
[urbd, hurbd] /ɜrbd, hɜrbd/ adjective 1. cooked or seasoned with herbs; flavored with herbs.
- Herbes de provence
noun a blend of herbs used for seasoning, such as basil, bay leaf, chervil, fennel, lavender, marjoram, oregano, rosemary, sage, summer savory, tarragon, and thyme Word Origin the mix is associated with France’s Provence region
- Herb gerard
/ˈdʒɛˌrɑːd/ noun (pl) herbs Gerard 1. another name for goutweed
[hur-buh-sahyd, ur-] /ˈhɜr bəˌsaɪd, ˈɜr-/ noun 1. a substance or preparation for killing plants, especially weeds. /ˈhɜːbɪˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a chemical that destroys plants, esp one used to control weeds n. 1888, originally a trademark name, from herb + -cide. herbicide (hûr’bĭ-sīd’, ûr’-) A pesticide used to kill weeds. Paraquat is a herbicide. Compare fungicide, […]