Definition of Herbs. Meaning of Herbs. Synonyms of Herbs

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Definition of Herbs

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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.)

Meaning of Herbs from wikipedia

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- mentioned in the Huangdi Neijing, an early Chinese medical text, are herbs. Herbs were also commonly used in the traditional medicine of ancient India...
- efficacy. There are concerns over a number of potentially toxic Chinese herbs. Chinese herbs have been used for centuries. Among the earliest literature are lists...
- Medicinal plants, also called medicinal herbs, have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since prehistoric times. Plants synthesize...
- Perennial Herbs To Plant Once & Enjoy For Years". Rural Sprout. Retrieved 18 November 2023. Waddington, Elizabeth (17 May 2021). "20 Perennial Herbs That Return...
- Haappy Herbs expanded its operations to the United States, followed by Canada and Malaysia. In 2021, Shrutika, the founder of Haappy Herbs, received...
- Look up herb or Herb in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A herb is a plant used for flavoring or medicine. Herb or Herbs may also refer to: Herb (given...