herbs

  • 1 herbs — were in use by the Hebrews both to give flavour to food and also as medicines. Bitter herbs (lettuce etc.) were eaten during the Passover meal. Other herbs mentioned in the Bible include balm, for healing (Jer. 46:11), dill, mint, and cummin… …

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  • 2 herbs — and spices * * * plural of herb …

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  • 3 herbs — n. medicinal herbs * * * medicinal herbs …

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  • 4 herbs —    Plants grown, or collected from the wild, to be used medicinally or as flavourings; herb gardens were a feature of medieval monasteries, and of country households for several centuries. Wild plants have presumably always been gathered, as was… …

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  • 5 herbs — hÉœrb /hɜːb n. soft stemmed plant which dies down at the end of a growing season; any of a number of plants which are used for medicinal purposes or as a seasoning for food …

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  • 6 Herbs in Polish mythology — Herbs are used in Polish folk customs. Do not use these herbs in any of the methods shown here without the approval of a qualified physician.BelladonnaThis plant is found chiefly in the Carpathian region of Poland, and was listed as an ingredient …

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  • 7 herbs and spices —   ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Herbs and spices include: allspice angelica anise basil bay bergamot borage camomile caper caraway seeds cardamon catmint cayenne pepper chervil chilli chives cinnamon cloves comfrey …

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  • 8 Herbs (band) — Infobox musical artist 2 Name = Herbs Img capt = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = New Zealand Instrument = Genre = Reggae Occupation = Years active = 1979 1995 Label = Associated acts = URL = Current members …

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  • 9 HERBS, MEDICINAL — In ancient times herbs were the main source of remedies. According to the book of jubilees (10:12), the angels revealed the various remedies to Noah, who wrote them down in a book. asaph the physician adds that Noah, having been taught by the… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 10 herbs of Provence — plural noun the herbs associated with Provençale cuisine, typically a mix of thyme, rosemary, sage, basil, oregano, lavender leaves and fennel seeds. Also, herbes de Provence …

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  • 11 herbs mercury — noun Eurafrican annual naturalized in America as a weed; formerly dried for use as a purgative, diuretic or antisyphilitic • Syn: ↑herb mercury, ↑boys and girls, ↑Mercurialis annua • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holony …

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  • 12 herbs robert — noun a sticky low herb with small reddish purple flowers; widespread in the northern hemisphere • Syn: ↑herb robert, ↑herb roberts, ↑Geranium robertianum • Hypernyms: ↑cranesbill, ↑crane s bill …

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  • 13 better a dinner of herbs than a stalled ox where hate is — Herbs here is used in the archaic sense of ‘plants of which the leaves are used as food’, and a stalled ox is one that is fattened in a stall for slaughter. With allusion to PROVERBS xv. 17 (Geneva (1560) translation, which is closely followed by …

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  • 14 medicinal herbs — herbs having the properties of medicine to treat diseases …

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  • 15 Chinese herbs — are herbs originating from China. They are widely used in Chinese cuisine.The use of Chinese herbs is a very popular tradition. “Many of the modern day drugs have been developed from these herbs such as the treatments for asthma and hay fever… …

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  • 16 Healing Herbs Ltd — Healing Herbs produces Bach flower remedies, is based in Walterstone, Herefordshire, United Kingdom and is owned and run by author and Bach Flower Remedy expert Julian Barnard. [http://www.flowersociety.org/julianbarnardsoc.htm Profile of Julian… …

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  • 17 The Herbs — was a BBC TV series for young children. It was written by Michael Bond (creator of Paddington Bear), produced by Ivor Wood using 3D stop motion model animation (the technique used for Wallace and Gromit) and first transmitted from 12 February… …

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  • 18 List of herbs and minerals in Ayurveda — Ayurveda (Devanagari: sa. आयुर्वेद ) is a form of traditional medicine in use primarily in India. Ayurveda believes that various materials of vegetable, animal, and mineral origin have some medicinal value. The medicinal properties of these… …

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  • 19 Special Herbs, Vols. 4, 5 & 6 — Infobox Album | Name = Special Herbs, Vols. 4, 5 6 Type = Album Artist = Metal Fingers Released = November 24, 2003 Recorded = Various dates Genre = Hip hop Length = 73:30 Label = Shaman Works Producer = Metal Fingers Reviews = Last album =… …

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  • 20 Special Herbs, Vol. 4 — Infobox Album | Name = Special Herbs, Vol. 4 Type = Album Artist = Metal Fingers Released = September 23, 2003 Recorded = Various dates Genre = Hip hop Length = 49:54 Label = Nature Sounds Producer = Metal Fingers Reviews = Last album = Special… …

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