What does medicinal mean?

Definitions for medicinal
məˈdɪs ə nlmedic·i·nal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. medicative, medicinal(adj)

    having the properties of medicine

    "medicative drugs"; "medicinal herbs"; "medicinal properties"


  1. medicinal(Adjective)

    having the properties of medicine, or pertaining to medicine; medical.

  2. medicinal(Adjective)

    Tending or used to cure disease or relieve pain.

  3. medicinal(Adjective)

    Tasting like medicine; particularly of sweetish artificial flavours similar to cherry, almond or licorice.

  4. Origin: From medicinalis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Medicinal(adj)

    having curative or palliative properties; used for the cure or alleviation of bodily disorders; as, medicinal tinctures, plants, or springs

  2. Medicinal(adj)

    of or pertaining to medicine; medical

  3. Origin: [L. medicinalis: cf. F. mdicinal. See Medicine.]

Anagrams for medicinal »

  1. adminicle, miniclade

  2. Adminicle

  3. Miniclade

How to pronounce medicinal?

  1. Alex
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How to say medicinal in sign language?

  1. medicinal


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of medicinal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of medicinal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of medicinal in a Sentence

  1. Melissa Etheridge:

    I asked many of my friends [who had gone through chemo], 'What's the experience? What are you doing?,' and my friend David Crosby, he was the first one who said, 'You know, Melissa, you have to do medicinal marijuana. You have to [try] cannabis. That's the way to do it. It's too hard otherwise.

  2. Jorgen Stoltz:

    In the summer there is arrowgrass, which tastes of coriander, all year round we find scurvy grass, which is what the Vikings used to bring around Europe as a medicinal herb. We also call it wasabi wort because of its intensity, just like horseradish.

  3. Zhou Jinfeng:

    All medicinal treatment should be on the principle of 'do no harm' to those using, or making it and to the species it depends on; meaning in most cases no vertebrate should be used within TCM.

  4. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray:

    We’re strengthening the recreational marijuana market and creating safer, more consistent access for those who rely on medicinal products.

  5. Anthony Fabrizio:

    Cannabinoids are a single component of what is active in the medicinal properties of [marijuana] plants.

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  • علاجيArabic
  • medicinalCatalan, Valencian
  • medizinal, medizinisch, heilen, medikamentös, ArzneiGerman
  • medicinalSpanish
  • [[lääkkeen]] [[makuinen]], -mainen, lääkekasvi, parantava, lääkeFinnish
  • médicinalFrench
  • geneeskrachtigDutch
  • medicinal, vindecătorRomanian
  • лече́бный, медици́нский, лека́рственныйRussian
  • teskin edici, ilaç özelliği olan, iyileştirici, müsekkin, tedavi ediciTurkish

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