Definition of betony in English:
noun (plural betonies)
1A Eurasian plant of the mint family, which bears spikes of showy purple flowers.
- Stachys officinalis, family Labiatae
- It also comes with a free dime-bag of ‘nicotine-free smoking blend consisting of a mixture of wood betony, rosemary, thyme and lavender.’
- Peppermint, betony and sunflower teas can take a little milk.
- Bithwind Bindweed Bitony Wood betony, Stachys Betonica, known as bishopswort, highly popular cure although especially used for headaches.
1.1Used in names of plants that resemble the betony, e.g. water betony.
- Cancer the Crab - June 22 - July 22, ruling the stomach peristalsis, lower part of the lungs, breasts, esophagus, diaphragm, liver, stomach: daisy, agrimony, alder, lemon balm, water lilies, rushes, cucumbers, squashes, melons, water plants, water betony, honeysuckle, hyssop, jasmine.
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Definition of betony in:
- US English dictionary
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