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Meaning of SPICERY

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored

SPICERY is a 7 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: spice, spiciness
 See Also: bite, hotness, nip, pepperiness, piquance, piquancy, pungency, sharpness, tang, tanginess, taste property, zest



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Spi"cer*y\, n. [OF. espicerie, F. ['e]picerie.]
1. Spices, in general. --Chaucer.

2. A repository of spices. --Addison.

Easton Bible Dictionary

Heb. nechoth, identified with the Arabic naka'at, the gum tragacanth, obtained from the astralagus, of which there are about twenty species found in Palestine. The tragacanth of commerce is obtained from the A. tragacantha. "The gum exudes plentifully under the heat of the sun on the leaves, thorns, and exteremity of the twigs."