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.

    Etymology: From medicinalis.

  2. medicinal(Adjective)

    Tending or used to cure disease or relieve pain.

    Etymology: From medicinalis.

  3. medicinal(Adjective)

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

    Etymology: 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

    Etymology: [L. medicinalis: cf. F. mdicinal. See Medicine.]

  2. Medicinal(adj)

    of or pertaining to medicine; medical

    Etymology: [L. medicinalis: cf. F. mdicinal. See Medicine.]

Anagrams for medicinal »

  1. adminicle, miniclade

  2. Adminicle

  3. Miniclade

How to pronounce medicinal?

  1. Alex
    US English

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. Vikrant Parsai:

    Love is a disease which cannot be cured by medicinal herbs.

  2. Gaelan Bloomfield:

    The market for medicinal cannabis in Australia is substantial. The number of patients that could be targeted could be people with epilepsy, Multiple sclerosis, while there is the other spectrum of people with chronic pain.

  3. Sarah Steele:

    Potential buyers should be made aware that no scientific study evidences that direct adult consumption of human milk for medicinal properties offers anything more than a placebo effect.

  4. Alan Cooper:

    Apparently, Neanderthals possessed a good knowledge of medicinal plants and their various anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties..., the use of antibiotics would be very surprising, as this is more than 40,000 years before we developed penicillin.

  5. Beth Cheirosinha:

    I got the coronavirus, but I treated myself solely with medicinal herbs, i got some cotton leaves and wormseed. I mashed it up in a blender, mixed it with honey and drank a half cup three times a day.

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Translations for medicinal

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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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