[hur-bol-uh-jee, ur-] /hɜrˈbɒl ə dʒi, ɜr-/
the study or collecting of , especially as a hobby.
the study of herbs in alternative medicine
[hur-buh-rahyz, ur-] /ˈhɜr bəˌraɪz, ˈɜr-/ verb (used without object), herborized, herborizing. 1. .
[hur-ber-ist, ur-] /ˈhɜr bər ɪst, ˈɜr-/ noun 1. .
noun, plural herbs Paris. 1. a European plant, Paris quadrifolia, of the lily family, formerly used in medicine. noun (pl) herbs Paris 1. a Eurasian woodland plant, Paris quadrifolia, with a whorl of four leaves and a solitary yellow flower: formerly used medicinally: family Trilliaceae
noun, plural herbs patience. 1. a European plant, Rumex patientia, of the buckwheat family, naturalized in North America, having long, wavy-margined, basal leaves used for salads.