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self-heal

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Pronunciation: /ˈsɛlfhiːl
 
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Definition of self-heal in English:

noun

A purple-flowered Eurasian plant of the mint family, which was formerly widely used for healing wounds.
  • Prunella vulgaris, family Labiatae
Example sentences
  • The poorer the soil and the older the lawn, the better will be the flower display, but most park lawns will contain self-heal, daisy, achillea, and cat's-ear.

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