succory

succory

[suhk-uh-ree]
noun, plural succories.

Origin:
1525–35; < Middle Low German suckerie, perhaps < Medieval Latin, blend of Latin succus juice and cichorium chicory; the plant's roots are full of sap

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succory (ˈsʌkərɪ)
 
n , pl -cories
another name for chicory
 
[C16: variant of cicoreechicory; related to Middle Low German suckerie, Dutch suikerei]

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