allheal

See also: all-heal

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EtymologyEdit

From all +‎ heal. Compare Latin panax and panacea.

NounEdit

allheal (plural allheals)

  1. Any of several plants supposed to have broad healing powers.
    1. Prunella vulgaris, a species in the mint family.
      Synonyms: common self-heal, selfheal, heal-all, woundwort, heart-of-the-earth, carpenter's herb, brownwort
    2. Stachys, a genus of plants in the mint family, heal-all, self-heal, woundwort, betony, lamb's ears, hedgenettle.
    3. Valeriana officinalis, a species in the valerian family.
      Synonyms: garden valerian, garden heliotrope, setwall

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  • allheal at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • allheal in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

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