Examples of medicinal in a Sentence
This drug is to be used only for medicinal purposes.
even in Roman times the hot mineral springs of Bath, England, were believed to possess medicinal properties
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And marijuana activist Rick Thompson said having a few large growers in the state could be devastating for the medicinal marijuana market.
The site numbers 112 plant species, most with medicinal and aromatic uses.
Some wildflowers found on the South Dakota prairies provided food for Native Americans, while other plants were used for medicinal purposes.
Turmeric Turmeric contains powerful medicinal properties, and has naturally-occuring anti-inflammatory compounds that help reduce inflammation.
Only the agricultural centers at LSU and Southern University are allowed to grow medicinal-grade pot.
California legalized marijuana for medicinal use in 1996 and for recreational purposes last November.
Propolis, which is said to have medicinal properties, is used by the insects to seal cracks in the hive.
Rhinos are killed for their horns, which are sold illegally in Vietnam and China — at street prices higher than gold — for their purported medicinal qualities.
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First Known Use of medicinal
Synonymscurative, healing, officinal, remedial, restorative, therapeutic
Antonymsinsalubrious, noxious, unhealthful, unhealthy, unwholesome
Related Wordshealthful, healthy, salubrious, salutary, sanative, wholesome; alleviative, corrective, tonic
Near Antonymsinsalubrious, noisome, noxious, unhealthful, unhealthy, unwholesome; deleterious, injurious, pernicious; infectious, poisonous, toxic; adverse, bad, baleful, baneful, damaging, detrimental, harmful, hurtful, ill; insanitary, unhygienic, unsanitary
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