from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A man who practices folk medicine; an herb doctor.
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- n. A traditional Central American healer
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- n. a Mexican man who practices healing techniques inherited from the Mayans
American Spanish, from Spanish curar, to cure, from Latin cūrāre, to cure, take care of, from cūra, care; see cure.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From the Spanish. (Wiktionary)