In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sweets)caramelos de regaliz masculinecaramelos de orozuz masculine
- A bag of suckers, chocolate cupcakes, caramels, jawbreakers and licorice all went into the bag first.
- Fill a pail with your choice of 300 different kinds of candy sold by the pound, including caramels, licorice, and atomic fireballs.
- She brought homemade caramels, homemade licorice, pumpkin bread, cranberry orange bread, butter cream cookies, baklava and so many other things I can't really remember it all.
- If the ritual centers around the oral fixation, and not the tobacco or the smoke itself, you could substitute a lollipop, licorice or hard sour candy for the cigarette.
- The wheelchair was made of black and red licorice and the wheels were made of humbugs.
- Inside this nearly inedible shell is a reasonably tasty caramelized banana concoction, which is made off-putting by a scattering of slices of black licorice.
- Erin also made it a point to treat her sweet tooth every day with a small piece of chocolate, hard candy or licorice.
- If our diets consisted of only 800 calories then it wouldn't matter if you were eating Pez candies and licorice, you would still lose weight.
- Nearly eight years after Victory in Europe, the limit on jelly babies, pastilles, liquorice, barley sugar sticks, lemonade powder and chocolate bars was finally lifted - and a nation of schoolchildren cheered.
2(plant)regaliz feminineorozuz masculine
- Glycyrrhiza glabra, or licorice (not the candy), is one of the premier Chinese adaptogenic herbs, now utilized worldwide for a variety of conditions.
- Several herbs also help rebalance the female endocrine system, including angelica (dong quai), licorice root, black cohosh, and chasteberries.
- Stepping into the chemists shop with its huge glass bottles of green and purple liquid, jars of liquorice root and its distinctive smell of carbolic soap took me straight back to my grandmother's house.
- Prepare 1,000 grams of mutton, 10 grams of licorice root and 10 grams of Chinese angelica (both available in Chinese drugstores).
- Liquid formulas and pills containing such herbs as spirulina and milk thistle, chlorophyll, red clover, echinacea and licorice root are ingested.
- Containing dandelion, burdock, sarsparilla, milk thistle, liquorice, yellow dock, turmeric and red clover, a bottle provides about 30 servings as you dilute it with either still or sparkling water.
- Herbal treatments may include garlic, eucalyptus, licorice, lobelia, marshmallow, red clover and saw palmetto.
- The most commonly used herb in Chinese medicine, licorice has a number of health benefits.
- Glycyrrhizin, a triterpenoid compound, accounts for the sweet taste of licorice root.
- This is due to the licorice in the formula and is not attributed to peony.
- The licorice root is a widely used herb which provides soothing benefits.
- New herbs introduced to the already comprehensive range for this year include lemon basil, pineapple sage, aniseed basil, liquorice and comfrey.
- For example, you can satisfy a sugar craving with a tea sweetened by licorice root.
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