heal-all

[ heel-awl ]
/ ˈhilˌɔl /
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noun

the selfheal, Prunella vulgaris.

Origin of heal-all

First recorded in 1570–80
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British Dictionary definitions for heal-all

heal-all


noun

another name for selfheal
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Word Origin and History for heal-all

heal-all


n.

native word for panacea, 1570s, from heal + all; applied to various plants since 1853.

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