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succory

(Encyclopedia) succory: see chicory .

Succoth

(Encyclopedia) Succoth sŭk´ŏth [key], in the Bible. 1 City, ancient Palestine, E of the Jordan, by the Jabbok River, where Jacob paused on his return to his native land. Through it Gideon passed in...

Succoth-benoth

(Encyclopedia) Succoth-benoth sŭk´ŏth-bē´nŏth [key], in the Bible, deity worshiped by Babylonian captives in Samaria. ...

succubus

(Encyclopedia) succubus: see incubus .

succulent

(Encyclopedia) succulent sŭk´yələnt [key], any fleshy plant that belongs to one of many diverse families, among them species of cactus, aloe, stonecrop, houseleek, agave, and yucca. Most succulents are i...

Suceava

(Encyclopedia) Suceava so͞ochä´vä [key], town (1990 pop. 107,988), NE Romania, in Bukovina, on the Suceava River. It is a commercial center and has industries that manufacture food products, paper, wood ...

Suchathites

(Encyclopedia) Suchathites syo͞o´kəthīts [key], in the Bible, family of scribes.

Su-chou

(Encyclopedia) Su-chou: see Suzhou , China.

Suchow

(Encyclopedia) Suchow: see Xuzhou , China.