Definition of herb Gerard in English:

herb Gerard

Line breaks: herb Ger¦ard
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɛrɑːd/

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  • Ground elder, which was formerly used to treat gout. Compare with goutweed.


named after St Gerard of Toul (circa935–94), invoked against gout.

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