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doctor medicine

[Krio idem KED] n. remedies prescribed by a licensed physician, as opposed to BUSH MEDICINE: 1978 It is an old Bahamian belief that there is hidden danger in "Doctor Medicine" (Higgs 2). She say she don't want no doctor medicine (Nassau).

Tags: bush medicine, noun

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Last update: 2012-01-17 11:07
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.3

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