herbalist

herbalist

[hur-buh-list, ur-]
noun
1.
a person who collects or deals in herbs, especially medicinal herbs.
3.
an author of an herbal.
4.
(formerly) a botanist.

Origin:
1585–95; herbal + -ist

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herbalist (ˈhɜːbəlɪst)
 
n
1.  a person who grows, collects, sells, or specializes in the use of herbs, esp medicinal herbs
2.  (formerly) a descriptive botanist

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herbalist herb·al·ist (ûr'bə-lĭst, hûr'-)
n.

  1. One who grows, collects, or specializes in the use of herbs, especially medicinal herbs.

  2. See herb doctor.

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