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Spanish translation of “herb”

herb

noun /həːb/
a usually small plant used to flavour/flavor food or to make medicines
hierba
herbs and spices.
herbal adjective of herbs, especially herbs used to make medicines
de hierbas; herbario; herbáceo
a herbal remedy.
herbalist noun a person who deals in herbs, especially those used to make medicines.
herbolario
herbivore noun an animal that only eats plants.
herbívoro
herbivorous adjective
herbívoro
herbivorous animals.
(Definition of herb from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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