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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small genus of North American coarse perennial herbs.

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  • The active components have yet to be identified but echinacea is believed to improve immune defenses by stimulating lymphocyte activity.
  • The word 'echinacea' gives them a hard time, though.
  • Compress affected areas with combined infusions of antimicrobial herbs such as echinacea, goldenseal, thyme, and myrrh.
  • Let’s return to the herb under discussion, echinacea, which is both water- and alcohol-soluble. for more
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