a ritual dance performed by some North American Indians to invoke supernatural assistance as for driving out disease.
noun 1. a city in SE Alberta, in SW Canada.
noun 1. a structure used for various ceremonials of North American Indians. 2. (initial capital letters) the most important religious society among the central Algonquian tribes of North America. noun 1. a wooden structure used for magical and religious ceremonies among certain North American Indian peoples
noun 1. (among North American Indians and some other aboriginal peoples) a person believed to possess magical or supernatural powers; shaman. 2. a seller of patent medicine, especially before 1900, presenting a medicine show to attract customers. noun 1. (among certain peoples, esp North American Indians) a person believed to have supernatural powers of healing; […]
- Medicine shop
noun 1. (in Malaysia) a Chinese chemist’s shop where traditional herbs are sold as well as modern drugs. It is not, however, a dispensary for prescribed medicines