chicorée

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See also: chicôrée and Chicorée

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French cicoree, borrowed from Late Latin *cichōria, from Latin cichōrium, from Ancient Greek κιχώριον (kikhṓrion).

Noun[edit]

chicorée f (plural chicorées)

  1. (botany) chicory (Cichorium intybus (common chicory) or Cichorium endivia)
  2. (by extension, cooking) coffee substitute prepared from the roasted roots of the common chicory

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