Definition of Orrice

1. orris [n -S] - See also: orris



Lexicographical Neighbors of Orrice

orphisms
orphrey
orphreyed
orphreys
orpiment
orpiments
orpin
orpine
orpines
orpins
orra
orrach
orrachs
orreries
orrery
orrice (current term)
orrices
orris
orrises
orrisroot
orrisroots
orrorrhœa
ors
orschallite
orse
orseille
orseilles
orseillin BB
orsellic
orsellic acid

Literary usage of Orrice

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England by Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu (1826)
"The nature of the orrice root is almost singular ; for there be few odoriferous roots ; and in those that are in any degree sweet, it is but the same ..."

2. The Works of Francis Bacon by Francis Bacon (1824)
"THE nature of the orrice root is almost singular ; for there be few odoriferous roots; and in those that are in any degree sweet, it is but the same ..."

3. The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a Life of the by Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu (1859)
"The nature of the orrice root is almost singular; for there be few ... it is but the same sweetness with the wood or leaf : but the orrice is not sweet in ..."

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