Definition of Culpeper, Nicholas in English:

Culpeper, Nicholas

Line breaks: Nich|olas Cul|peper
Pronunciation: /ˈkʌlpɛpə/

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( 1616–54), English herbalist. His Complete Herbal (1653) popularized herbalism and, despite embracing ideas of astrology and the doctrine of signatures, was important in the development of botany and pharmacology.

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