herbalist

(redirected from Herbalists)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

herbalist

1. a person who grows, collects, sells, or specializes in the use of herbs, esp medicinal herbs
2. (formerly) a descriptive botanist
References in periodicals archive ?
The absence of indigenous and native plants on the dispensary shelves of contemporary Australian practitioners means that they are unusual among the international fraternity of herbalists in that they do not use local medicinal plants.
com, which provides up-to-date articles from the American Herbalists Guild and other sources.
This is an opportunity for herbalists across Australia to showcase their abilities and involvement with the community.
Background Information: The last 30 years have seen State and Territory Governments register chiropractors, osteopaths and acupuncturists and Chinese herbalists in Victoria.
My mother took me to see this herbalist and he sorted it out.
Age-old herbal remedies are being offered to people with health conditions by a Tyneside herbalist.
The herbalist treated me and I recovered,'' Mrs Sanders said.
Her health plan doesn't cover visits to a Chinese herbalist, so she pays for Ali's treatments out of her own pocket.
In each case it was recommended that people wishing to take herbal medicines would be well advised to consult with a trained herbalist to ensure their safety and appropriate selection of medicines.
Some lecturers have said that herbalists must charge the GST on herbal medicines, while others said that no GST is charged on herbal medicines as pharmacists do not charge the GST for pharmaceutical medicines.
a therapeutic herbalist and professional member of the American Herbalists Guild, practices and resides in Atlanta, Georgia.
Mexican yam, alias Dioscorea villosa, has long been used by herbalists to deal with gynaecological problems.