Definitions

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  • n. Alternative form of heal-all.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A common herb of the Mint family (Brunella vulgaris), destitute of active properties, but anciently thought to be a panacea.

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Examples

  • With Uno, for example, she rubbed a touch of stinging mardroot-oil liniment into his heavily bruised shoulder, dabbed a bit of healall ointment on the fresh slash down his face — no point wasting either — and wrapped his head in bandages until he could hardly move his jaw before Healing him.

    The Fires of Heaven

  • "Let a man, twenty years of age or more, before the third hour of the vigil of St. John the Baptist, pull up by the roots a specimen of consolida major (comfrey) and another of consolida minor (healall), repeating thrice the Lord's prayer (_oratio dominica_).

    Gilbertus Anglicus Medicine of the Thirteenth Century

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