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Herb Christopher
Herb Herb (?; 277), n. [OE. herbe, erbe, OF. herbe, erbe, F. herbe, L. herba; perh. akin to Gr. forbh` food, pasture, fe`rbein to feed.] 1. A plant whose stem does not become woody and permanent, but dies, at least down to the ground, after flowering. Note: Annual herbs live but one season; biennial herbs flower the second season, and then die; perennial herbs produce new stems year after year. 2. Grass; herbage. And flocks Grazing the tender herb. --Milton. Herb bennet. (Bot.) See Bennet. Herb Christopher (Bot.), an herb (Act[ae]a spicata), whose root is used in nervous diseases; the baneberry. The name is occasionally given to other plants, as the royal fern, the wood betony, etc. Herb Gerard (Bot.), the goutweed; -- so called in honor of St. Gerard, who used to be invoked against the gout. --Dr. Prior. Herb grace, or Herb of grace. (Bot.) See Rue. Herb Margaret (Bot.), the daisy. See Marguerite. Herb Paris (Bot.), an Old World plant related to the trillium (Paris quadrifolia), commonly reputed poisonous. Herb Robert (Bot.), a species of Geranium (G. Robertianum.)

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- Christopher is the English version of a Europe-wide name derived from the Gr**** name Χριστόφορος (Christóforos). The constituent parts are Χριστός (Christós)...
- Christopher Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; before 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer and colonizer who completed four voyages across the Atlantic...
- Christopher D'Olier Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor, writer and director. He was best known for playing DC comic book...
- Christopher J. Scarver (born July 6, 1969) is an American convicted murderer who is best known for his fatal ****ault on serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer at...
- Christopher Edward Nolan, CBE (/ˈnoʊlən/; born 30 July 1970) is a British-American film director, screenwriter, and producer, who is known for making...
- Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee CBE, CStJ (27 May 1922 – 7 June 2015) was an English actor, singer and author. With a career spanning nearly 70 years...
- Christopher Allen Lloyd (born October 22, 1938) is an American actor and voice actor. Lloyd came to public attention in Northeastern theater productions...
- Christopher John Kempczinski (born 1967/1968) is an American business executive, and the president and chief executive officer (CEO) of McDonald's Corporation...
- Christopher Walken (born Ronald Walken, March 31, 1943) is an American actor, singer, and dancer who has appeared in more than 100 films and television...
- Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer CC (born December 13, 1929) is a Canadian actor whose career has spanned six decades, beginning with his film debut in...
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