folk medicine Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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folk medicinenoun [U]

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traditionalmedicine that is ​basedespecially on the use of ​plantsinstead of ​modernscientificprinciples
(Definition of folk medicine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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