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bush medicine

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Definition of bush medicine in English:

noun

[mass noun] chiefly Australian & West Indian
Traditional folk medicine, typically prepared from herbs and other plants.
Example sentences
  • Many ordinary citizens use herbal teas and bush medicine for everyday ailments.
  • In the back room of another clinic was kept a collection of bush medicine that was used regularly.
  • Are there any plans for a bush medicine clinic?

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