herbalism

noun
herb·​al·​ism | \ ˈ(h)ər-bə-ˌli-zəm How to pronounce herbalism (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web These recipes, written by someone who speaks the language of food, wouldn’t be out of place in a cookbook that had nothing to do with herbalism. Mackenzie Fegan, Bon Appétit, "The Cookbook That Makes Herbal Medicine Totally Approachable," 15 Apr. 2020 Before devoting herself to herbalism, Buckley cooked at New York favorites Prune and Torrisi, baked at Detroit’s Sister Pie, and worked as a food stylist for a decade. Mackenzie Fegan, Bon Appétit, "The Cookbook That Makes Herbal Medicine Totally Approachable," 15 Apr. 2020 Statistics show that about one-third of Americans turn to alternative medicine (medical therapies not regarded as orthodox by the medical profession, such as herbalism, homeopathy, and acupuncture)—and that number is predicted to increase. Brierley Horton, al, "Health or Hype? Which alternative health trends are worth a try," 14 Jan. 2020 There’s a watercolor class every Thursday in June and an herbalism course on June 22. Max Falkowitz, New York Times, "A Day at Queens Farm (and the Restaurants You Should Dig Into Afterward)," 5 June 2019 Daily activities include: yoga, mini spa treatments, forest bathing, spa luncheons, herbalism, wellness discussions, and more. Micaela English, Town & Country, "8 Wellness Retreats To Reset Your Body And Mind," 17 Dec. 2018 Daily activities include: yoga, mini spa treatments, forest bathing, spa luncheons, herbalism, wellness discussions, and more. Micaela English, Town & Country, "8 Wellness Retreats To Reset Your Body And Mind," 17 Dec. 2018 Daily activities include: yoga, mini spa treatments, forest bathing, spa luncheons, herbalism, wellness discussions, and more. Micaela English, Town & Country, "8 Wellness Retreats To Reset Your Body And Mind," 17 Dec. 2018 Daily activities include: yoga, mini spa treatments, forest bathing, spa luncheons, herbalism, wellness discussions, and more. Micaela English, Town & Country, "8 Wellness Retreats To Reset Your Body And Mind," 17 Dec. 2018

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1855, in the meaning defined above

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16 May 2020

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“Herbalism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/herbalism. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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herbalism

noun
herb·​al·​ism | \ ˈ(h)ər-bə-ˌliz-əm How to pronounce herbalism (audio) \

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