chicle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish chicle, from a Nahuan language; c.f. Classical Nahuatl tzictli.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃɪkəl/, /ˈt͡ʃɪkliː/

Noun[edit]

chicle (uncountable)

  1. The milky latex of the sapodilla tree, used after coagulation as the principal ingredient of chewing gum

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Noun[edit]

chicle m (plural chicles)

  1. chicle
  2. chewing gum
    Synonyms: chiclete, goma de mascar

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from a Nahuan language; c.f. Classical Nahuatl tzictli.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chicle m (plural chicles)

  1. chewing gum
  2. chicle

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