Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Spices considered as a group.
  • n. The aromatic or pungent quality of spices.
  • n. Archaic A place where spices are stored.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Spices, in general.
  • n. A repository of spices.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Spices, in general.
  • n. A repository of spices.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Spices collectively.
  • n. A spicy substance; something used as a spice.
  • n. A repository of spices; a grocery or buttery; a store of kitchen supplies in general.
  • n. A spicy quality or effect; an aromatic effluence; spiciness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored

Etymologies

spice +‎ -ery (Wiktionary)

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