Meaning of selfheal


Pronunciation: (self'hēl"), [key]
— n.
  1. a plant, Prunella vulgaris, of the mint family, having pinnate leaves and tubular violet-blue flowers, formerly believed to have healing properties.
  2. any of various other plants believed to have similar properties.
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