Ayurvedic medicine

UK [ˌɑːjʊə(r)veɪdɪk ˈmed(ə)s(ə)n] / US [ˌɑjʊrveɪdɪk ˈmedɪsɪn] noun [uncountable]
a traditional system of medicine from India that gives people advice on food and the way they live

Derived word:
Ayurvedic
adjective

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