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ethnopharmacology

Definitions

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  • n. The scientific study correlating ethnic groups, their health, and how it relates to their physical habits and methodology in creating and using medicines.

Etymologies

ethno- +‎ pharmacology (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • (Though I do think Amazonian tribes should incorporate and patent their ethnopharmacology before Roche and Novartis do!)

    Cultural Appropriation

  • "Professor," and her name appeared in print with a string of titles after it: Pierpont Research Fellow (the "fellow" part always made her smile); adjunct professor of ethnopharmacology; and her most recent title, only three weeks old: editor in chief of Museology.

    Dance Of Death

  • However even one season in the field of studying the ethnopharmacology of Paiute natives will demonstrate the amazing properties of Yerba Mansa as a lymphatic stimulant or Chapparal for cankerous sores ...

    AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed

  • Alkaitis, a highly regarded research scientist, specializes in the fields of molecular biology, ethnopharmacology (the study of traditional ways of healing with plants), and organics.

    Eco-Chick

  • "I worked here as a graduate student in ethnopharmacology.

    Dance Of Death

  • Those research papers you published really impressed us, and your background here in ethnopharmacology made you the perfect candidate. "

    Dance Of Death

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