spicery

[ spahy-suh-ree ]
/ ˈspaɪ sə ri /
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noun, plural spic·er·ies for 3.

spicy flavor or fragrance.
Archaic. a storeroom or place for spices.

Nearby words

  1. spice islands,
  2. spiceberry,
  3. spicebush,
  4. spicebush swallowtail,
  5. spiced,
  6. spicewood,
  7. spicey,
  8. spick,
  9. spick and span,
  10. spick-and-span

Origin of spicery

1250–1300; Middle English spicerie < Old French espicerie. See spice, -ery

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British Dictionary definitions for spicery

spicery

/ (ˈspaɪsərɪ) /

noun plural -eries

spices collectively
the piquant or fragrant quality associated with spices
obsolete a place to store spices
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