Hypoglycemia or Low Blood Sugar - Make a tea from hot water and licorice powder which you drink twice daily.
Two bottles of stout supplied the necessary lubrication, and there was frequent recourse to a box of licorice pastilles.
Not everybody likes licorice, but people who like licorice really like licorice.
Three times a day administer an electuary containing acetate of potash (2 drams), with licorice and molasses or honey.
No "sperrit" of licorice Stick's acquaintance had ever cast a spell like this.
The tobacco used for smoking is the commonest black plug of very inferior quality, soaked with molasses and licorice.
Or a "pay back sperrit" as licorice Stick might have called him.
The most common of these is an infusion of licorice, and called by the name of the root, "'erḳ-soos."
She saw herself, a little child, standing by the side of licorice.
"licorice root," repeated our governess, in a tone of disgust.
also liquorice, c.1200, from Anglo-French lycoryc, Old French licorece (also recolice), from Late Latin liquiritia, alteration of Latin glychyrrhiza, from Greek glykyrrhiza, literally "sweet root," from glykys "sweet" (see glucose) + rhiza "root" (see radish); form influenced in Latin by liquere "become fluid," because of the method of extracting the sweet stuff from the root. French réglisse, Italian regolizia are the same word, with metathesis of -l- and -r-.