Etymology
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chicle (n.)

"elastic substance obtained from a tropical American tree, formerly used in the manufacture of chewing-gum," 1877, American English (in chicle-gum), from Mexican Spanish chicle, from Nahuatl (Aztecan) tzictli.

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Definitions of chicle

chicle (n.)
gum-like substance from the sapodilla;
Synonyms: chicle gum
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