a person who practices healing by the use of herbs.
- Also called herbalist.
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How to use herb doctor in a sentence
Ouenwa recognized her as a wise herb-doctor who had been a friend and adviser of Soft Hand.Brothers of Peril | Theodore Goodridge Roberts
The scrutiny accompanying this seemed unwelcome to the diffidence of the herb-doctor.The Confidence-Man | Herman Melville
The old herb doctor picked up any strange plant that he could find and tried it on any sick man that would let him.Creative Chemistry | Edwin E. Slosson
He looked me over with suspicion, and said: "No, I am an herb doctor."The History of Minnesota and Tales of the Frontier | Charles E. Flandrau
Already, under the herb-doctor's care, she was greatly improved.Brothers of Peril | Theodore Goodridge Roberts