Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Licorice


  1. A plant of the genus Glycyrrhiza (G. glabra), the root of which abounds with a sweet juice, and is much used in demulcent compositions.
  2. The inspissated juice of licorice root, used as a confection and for medicinal purposes.

Licorice Translations

licorice in German is Lakritze, Lakritz
licorice in Italian is liquirizia
licorice in Norwegian is lakris
licorice in Spanish is regaliz, alcazuz