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  • Antiecchymotic  + (Prevents or treats bruising)
  • Anticholesterolemic  + (Prevents the build up of cholesterol)
  • Antiemetic  + (Prevents vomiting)
  • Astringent  + (Produces contraction in living tissue, reducing the flow of secretions and discharges of blood, mucus, diarrhoea etc)
  • Errhine  + (Produces sneezing)
  • Emmenagogue  + (Promotes or increases the menstrual flow. In early stages of pregnancy it can induce an abortion)
  • Sternutatory  + (Promotes sneezing and nasal discharges)
  • Galactogogue  + (Promotes the flow of milk in a nursing mother)
  • Vulnerary  + (Promotes the healing of wounds)
  • Fertilizer  + (Provides a concentrated solid plant food.)
  • Biomass  + (Provides a large quantity of plant material that can be converted into fuel etc.)
  • Insulation  + (Providing insulation against extremes of temperature, sound or electricity.)
  • Blood purifier  + (Purifies the blood)
  • Hypotensive  + (Reduces blood pressure, it is used in the treatment of high blood pressure)
  • Febrifuge  + (Reduces fevers)
  • Carminative  + (Reduces flatulence and expels gas from the intestines)
  • Antiphlogistic  + (Reduces inflammation)
  • Antiinflammatory  + (Reduces inflammation of joints, injuries etc)
  • Antihydrotic  + (Reduces perspiration)
  • Anaphrodisiac  + (Reduces sexual desire)
  • Hypoglycaemic  + (Reduces the levels of sugar in the blood)
  • Paper  + (Related to the entry for Fibre, these plants have been specifically mentioned for paper making.)
  • Antispasmodic  + (Relaxes muscular spasms and cramps, calming nervous irritation)
  • Analgesic  + (Relieves pain)
  • Narcotic  + (Relieves pain, induces drowsiness and gives a sense of well-being)
  • Anodyne  + (Relieves pain, it is milder than an analgesic)
  • Pectoral  + (Relieves respiratory diseases, a remedy for chest diseases)
  • Anticoagulant  + (Removes blood clots)
  • Decongestant  + (Removes phlegm and mucous, especially from the respiratory system)
  • Lithontripic  + (Removes stones from the kidney, bladder etc)
  • Restorative  + (Restores consciousness or normal physiological activity)
  • Antiaphonic  + (Restores the voice)
  • Cytostatic  + (Slows or controls the growth of tumours)
  • Emollient  + (Softens the skin, causing warmth and moisture)
  • Salve  + (Soothes and heals damaged skin)
  • Demulcent  + (Soothes, lubricates and softens irritated tissues, especially the mucous membranes)
  • Lenitive  + (Soothing, palliative)
  • Musical  + (Specific mention of plants used as musical instruments. Does not include the various woods that can be used for making musical instruments.)
  • Nervine  + (Stimulates and calms the nerves)
  • Laxative  + (Stimulates bowel movements in a fairly gentle manner)
  • Sialagogue  + (Stimulates the secretion of saliva)
  • Galactofuge  + (Stops or reduces the flow of milk in a nursing mother)
  • Rooting hormone  + (Substances that can be used to promote the production of roots in plant cuttings.)
  • Fruit ripening  + (Substances that promote the premature or rapid ripening of fruits.)
  • Leather  + (Substitutes for Leather.)
  • Waxed paper  + (Substitutes that is.)
  • Turning  + (The art of turning wood on a lathe. Table legs, tool handles and walking sticks are examples of items often made from a piece of wood turned on a lathe.)
  • Fresh  + (The fruit or vegetable can be eaten raw, without cooking it.)
  • Alcohol  + (The plant can be used to make an alcoholic drink.)
  • Flour  + (The seed, or other part of the plant, can be ground into a flour for cooking.)
  • Women's complaints  + (This is a legacy medicinal term imported from PFAF which covers "a miscellany of problems peculiar to the female sex". It should be replaced with a specific term related to the condition alleviated (eg. Dysmenorrhea, PMS, etc) or removed.)
  • Antivinous  + (Treats addiction to alcohol)
  • Antiarthritic  + (Treats arthritis)
  • Antiasthmatic  + (Treats asthma)
  • Antihalitosis  + (Treats bad breath)
  • Enuresis  + (Treats bed wetting)
  • Antidandruff  + (Treats dandruff)
  • Parasiticide  + (Treats external parasites such as ringworm This should perhaps be joined with Parasiticide in 'Other Uses')
  • Ophthalmic  + (Treats eye complaints)
  • Antipyretic  + (Treats fevers. See Febrifuge)
  • Antihaemorrhoidal  + (Treats haemorrhoids (piles). This would probably be best added to another heading)
  • Antipruritic  + (Treats itching of the skin)
  • Mouthwash  + (Treats problems such as mouth ulcers)
  • Antirheumatic  + (Treats rheumatism)
  • Odontalgic  + (Treats toothache (temporary measure only) and other problems of the teeth and gums)
  • Antiviral  + (Treats virus diseases)
  • Unknown use  + (Uh-oh! This part of the plant hasn't been assigned a use. Please refer to the accompanying text for this use type.)
  • Starch  + (Used as a fabric stiffener.)
  • Packing  + (Used as a filler in boxes etc in order to protect the contents.)
  • Bedding  + (Used as a lining for sleeping on or putting fruits etc on.)
  • Wick  + (Used as a wick for candles, lamps etc.)
  • Egg  + (Used as an egg substitute.)
  • Beads  + (Used as necklaces etc.)
  • Pins  + (Used as needles and pins in sewing etc. Also used to lance boils, extract splinters from the skin etc.)
  • Brush  + (Used for cleaning clothes, as a paintbrush etc.)
  • Scourer  + (Used for cleaning pots, pans, plates etc.)
  • Disinfectant  + (Used for cleaning wounds)
  • Mulch  + (Used for covering the ground to conserve the nutrients in the soil.)
  • Charcoal  + (Used for fuel, drawing, deodorant, filter, fertilizer etc.)
  • Ethanol  + (Used for fuel.)
  • Lining  + (Used for lining boxes, baskets etc so that fragile items can be more safely carried in them.)
  • Mordant  + (Used for making a dye more permanent, it also affects the colour of the dye.)
  • Wax  + (Used for making candles etc.)
  • Fibre  + (Used for making cloth, rope, paper etc.)
  • Potash  + (Used for making glass, soap and as a fertilizer.)
  • Thatching  + (Used for making thatched roofs.)
  • Needles  + (Used for sewing, darning etc.)
  • Friction sticks  + (Used for starting fires when there are no matches.)
  • Tinder  + (Used for starting fires. See also Kindling.)
  • Litmus  + (Used for testing whether a substance is acid or alkaline.)
  • Pitch  + (Used for waterproofing, in paints etc.)
  • Birthing aid  + (Used in facilitating birth, but not just to cause uterine contrctions)
  • Stuffing  + (Used in making soft toys, mattresses, pillows etc.)
  • Rust treatments  + (Used in the prevention and treatment of rust.)
  • Plaster  + (Used in the treatment of broken bones)
  • Cancer  + (Used in the treatment of cancer)
  • Cardiac  + (Used in the treatment of heart problems)
  • Kidney  + (Used in the treatment of kidney diseases)
  • Stings  + (Used in the treatment of stings and insect bites)
  • VD  + (Used in the treatment of venereal disease)
  • Warts  + (Used in the treatment of warts, corns etc)
  • Infertility  + (Used in treating problems of human fertility)
  • Size  + (Used on materials, paper etc to give a surface that will take ink, dyes etc.)
  • Curdling agent  + (Used to curdle milks.)
  • Roofing  + (Used to give a waterproof roof to buildings. See also Thatching.)
  • Cosmetic  + (Used to improve the physicalappearence of a person.)
  • Water filter  + (Used to strain out particles from liquids.)
  • Thickener  + (Used to thicken stews, soups, and so on.)
  • Plant support  + (Usually bamboos, used as canes in the garden for holding up plants.)
  • Miscellany  + (Various medicinal actions that need more clarification)
  • Baby care  + (Various plants that can be used in place of items such as nappies.)
  • Vasodilator  + (Widens the blood vessels, thereby reducing blood pressure)
  • Timber  + (Wood prepared for use in building and carpentry.)
  • Dye  + (is a material which can be used as a soak to change the colour of fabric, animal skins, etc.)