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medicinal

1. relating to or having therapeutic properties
2. a medicinal substance

medicinal

[mə′dis·ən·əl]
(medicine)
Of, pertaining to, or having the nature of medicine.
References in classic literature ?
Arva is the name bestowed upon a root the properties of which are both inebriating and medicinal.
The water is held in high estimation by the islanders, some of whom consider it an agreeable as well as a medicinal beverage; they bring it from the mountain in their calabashes, and store it away beneath heaps of leaves in some shady nook near the house.
Let us see what your medicinal springs and waters are like, and where they are situated.
He is a great fellow," said Fred, to whom these cheerful truths had a medicinal taste, "and no trouble to anybody.
The same result has followed from keeping together different varieties of the medicinal leech.
The Reverend Septimus yielded himself up quite as willing a victim to a nauseous medicinal herb-closet, also presided over by the china shepherdess, as to this glorious cupboard.
I followed my aunt with a modest medicinal peace-offering, in the shape of a bottle of salts.
It would save the men, the ship, break the spell by its medicinal virtue, make time of no account, the weather but a passing worry and, like a magic powder working against mysterious malefices, se- cure the first passage of my first command against the evil powers of calms and pestilence.
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has welcomed moves by the New South Wales State Government as an opportunity to move towards a national medicinal cannabis access scheme.
NORTH Wales Assembly Member Mark Isherwood spoke in the Assembly Chamber yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon of the benefits of cannabis for people living with a range of health conditions and called for it to be made legally available for medicinal use by prescription.
to be its exclusive supplier of medicinal cannabis.
Uttar Pradesh, May 23 -- Indian medicinal plant extract industry has been witnessing significant growth in the recent years due to the recent upsurge in use of herbal medicines and cosmetics.