succory
noun Etymology: alteration of Middle English cicoree Date: 1533 chicory

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  • Succory — Suc co*ry, n. [Corrupted from chicory.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Cichorium}. See {Chicory}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • succory — [suk′ər ē] n. [altered < MLowG suckerie < older sycory, early form of CHICORY] CHICORY …   English World dictionary

  • succory — paprastoji trūkažolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos daržovinis, maistinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Cichorium intybus), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir šiaurės Afrikoje. Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • succory — /suk euh ree/, n., pl. succories. chicory. [1525 35; < MLG suckerie, perh. < ML, b. L succus juice and cichorium CHICORY; the plant s roots are full of sap] * * * …   Universalium

  • succory — noun chicory (Cichorium intybus) …   Wiktionary

  • succory — [ sʌk(ə)ri] noun another term for chicory (in sense 1). Origin C16: alt. of obs. Fr. cicorée …   English new terms dictionary

  • succory — n. Chiccory …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • succory — suc·co·ry …   English syllables

  • succory — suc•co•ry [[t]ˈsʌk ə ri[/t]] n. pl. ries pln coo chicory • Etymology: 1525–35; < MLG suckerie, perh. < ML, b. L succus juice and cichorium chicory …   From formal English to slang

  • succory — /ˈsʌkəri/ (say sukuhree) noun (plural succories) → chicory …   Australian English dictionary

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