spicery

noun

spic·​ery ˈspī-sə-rē How to pronounce spicery (audio)
ˈspīs-rē
plural spiceries
1
: spices
2
archaic : a repository of spices
3
: a spicy quality

Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of spicery was in the 13th century

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Cite this Entry

“Spicery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spicery. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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