Definition of Ayurvedic medicine noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


Ayurvedic medicine

BrE BrE//ˌɑːjʊəˌveɪdɪk ˈmedsn//
, BrE//ˌɑːjʊəˌveɪdɪk ˈmedɪsn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɑːjʊrˌveɪdɪk ˈmedɪsn//
[uncountable] (also Ayurveda, ayurveda
BrE BrE//ˌɑːjʊəˈveɪdə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɑːjʊrˈveɪdə//
; BrE BrE//ˌɑːjʊəˈviːdə//
Complementary medicine
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a type of traditional Hindu medicine that treats illnesses using a combination of foods, herbs and breathing exercises See related entries: Complementary medicine
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Ayurvedic medicine