noun \ˈself-ˌhēl\

Definition of SELF-HEAL

:  a blue-flowered Eurasian mint (Prunella vulgaris) that is naturalized throughout North America and is held to have medicinal properties useful in herbal medicine

First Known Use of SELF-HEAL

14th century


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