Saturday, 7 July 2012

Entry: sucrotically (adj.)

In context: "...- Mrs. Clarke gets to put on her floppy white chef's had and just go sucrotically mad, out in West House's gleaming kitchen."

Definition: Neither sucrotically or sucrotic is in the OED, but I'd bet this comes from sucrose (n.):  Any one of the sugars having the composition (C12H22O11) and properties of cane-sugar;


SNOOT score: 1
Page: 380

Source: Oxford English Dictionary   

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