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/