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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Spanish chicle, from Classical Nahuatl tzictli.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃɪkəl/, /ˈt͡ʃɪkliː/

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chicle (uncountable)

  1. The milky latex of the sapodilla tree, used after coagulation as the principal ingredient of chewing gum

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EtymologyEdit

From Classical Nahuatl tzictli (gum of the sapodilla tree, chewing gum), from tzicoā (to seize, hold, stick).

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chicle m (plural chicles)

  1. chewing gum
  2. chicle

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