The Oils and Plants Aromatherapy Glossary gives definitions of Aromatherapy and Herbal Terms.

Here are the results for the letter v

Blood vessel-related

Contraction of blood vessels walls.

Causing expulsion of intestinal worms

The resistance of a substance to flow. For example, water has a lower viscosity than molasses and flows more easily. Viscosity is related to the concept of shear force; it can be understood as the effect of different layers of the fluid exerting shearing force on each other, or on other surfaces, as they move against each other.

Prevents tissue degeneration and arrests bleeding in wounds.

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