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Definition 1: a black candy flavored with the dried root of the licorice plant - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for licorice in the sense of this definition

(licorice is a kind of ...) a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts

Definition 2: deep-rooted coarse-textured plant native to the Mediterranean region having blue flowers and pinnately compound leaves; widely cultivated in Europe for its long thick sweet roots - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for licorice in the sense of this definition

(licorice is a kind of ...) a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

(licorice is a part of ...) root of licorice used in flavoring e.g. candy and liqueurs and medicines

(... is a member of licorice) sticky perennial Eurasian herbs

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