cicely

noun
cic·​e·​ly | \ ˈsi-s(ə-)lē How to pronounce cicely (audio) \
plural -es

Definition of cicely

: any of several herbs of the family Umbelliferae (as of the genus Myrrhis or Osmorhiza) — see sweet cicely

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History and Etymology for cicely

by folk etymology (influence of proper name Cicely) from seseli

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“Cicely.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cicely. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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