Healall
Healall Heal"all` (-[add]l`), n. (Bot.) A common herb of the Mint family ({Brunella vulgaris}), destitute of active properties, but anciently thought to be a panacea. [1913 Webster]

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  • Brunella vulgaris — Healall Heal all ( [add]l ), n. (Bot.) A common herb of the Mint family ({Brunella vulgaris}), destitute of active properties, but anciently thought to be a panacea. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brunella vulgaris — Self heal Self heal , n. (Bot.) A blue flowered labiate plant ({Brunella vulgaris}); the healall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brunella vulgaris — Sicklewort Sic kle*wort , n. [AS. sicolwyrt.] (Bot.) (a) A plant of the genus {Coronilla} ({C. scorpioides}); so named from its curved pods. (b) The healall ({Brunella vulgaris}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C scorpioides — Sicklewort Sic kle*wort , n. [AS. sicolwyrt.] (Bot.) (a) A plant of the genus {Coronilla} ({C. scorpioides}); so named from its curved pods. (b) The healall ({Brunella vulgaris}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Self-heal — n. (Bot.) A blue flowered labiate plant ({Brunella vulgaris}); the healall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sicklewort — Sic kle*wort , n. [AS. sicolwyrt.] (Bot.) (a) A plant of the genus {Coronilla} ({C. scorpioides}); so named from its curved pods. (b) The healall ({Brunella vulgaris}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wort plants — This is an alphabetical listing of wort plants, meaning plants that employ the syllable wort in their English language common names. According to the Oxford English Dictionary s Ask Oxford site, A word with the suffix wort is often very old. The… …   Wikipedia

  • List of wort plants — This is an alphabetical listing of wort plants, meaning plants that employ the syllable wort in their English language common names. According to the Oxford English Dictionary s Ask Oxford site, A word with the suffix wort is often very old. The… …   Wikipedia

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