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Oxford dictionary definition of the word chicory:
noun (plural chicories)
1British a blue-flowered Mediterranean plant of the daisy family, cultivated for its edible salad leaves and carrot-shaped root.
Cichorium intybus, family Compositae
[mass noun] the root of the chicory plant, which is roasted and ground for use as an additive to or substitute for coffee.
2North American term for endive.
late Middle English: from obsolete French cicorée (earlier form of chicorée) ‘endive’, via Latin from Greek kikhorion