Definition of Culpeper, Nicholas in English:

Culpeper, Nicholas

proper noun

  • (1616–54), English herbalist. His Complete Herbal (1653) popularized herbalism and, despite embracing ideas of astrology and the doctrine of signatures, was important in the development of botany and pharmacology.

Pronunciation:

Culpeper, Nicholas

/ˈkʌlpɛpə/