holy basil


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holy basil

(hol'e ba'zil, ba')
An herb from the mint family, Ocimum sanctum, native to the tropics. It is used in Hindu gardens as an aromatic plant that focuses the mind during meditation and in Ayurvedic medicine as an adaptogen and a promoter of a long life. Synonym: tulasi
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