herbalist

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noun herb·al·ist \ ˈ(h)ər-bə-list \

Definition of herbalist

1 :a person who practices healing by the use of herbs
2 :a person who collects or grows herbs

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First Known Use of herbalist

1589


HERBALIST Defined for English Language Learners

herbalist

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Definition of herbalist for English Language Learners

  • : a person who grows, sells, or uses herbs to treat illness


Medical Dictionary

herbalist

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noun herb·al·ist \ -ləst \

medical Definition of herbalist

1 :one who collects or grows herbs
2 :one who practices herbal medicine

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