Definition of eyebright in English:

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eyebright

Pronunciation: /ˈʌɪbrʌɪt/

noun

[mass noun]
A small white-flowered plant of dry fields and heaths, traditionally used as a remedy for eye problems.
  • Genus Euphrasia, family Scrophulariaceae: several species
Example sentences
  • If you suffer from hay fever, the herb eyebright is a ‘phenomenal ‘solution, Winston says.’
  • The herb eyebright is a good solution; its astringent and anti-inflammatory properties will soothe your tired eyes.
  • For runny eyes and to dry the sinuses, eyebright (euphrasia officinalis) is used.

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