Juice vs Scammony - What's the difference?

juice | scammony |


As an acronym juice

is (space|esa).

As a noun scammony is

convolvulus scammonia , a twining perennial bindweed native to the eastern part of the mediterranean basin, whose juice has been used in medicine as scammonium.

juice

English

Noun

(wikipedia juice) (en-noun)
  • (uncountable) A liquid from a plant, especially fruit.
  • Squeeze the orange and some juice will come out .
  • (countable) A beverage made of juice.
  • I’d like two orange juices please .
  • (uncountable) Any liquid resembling juice.
  • (Scotland) A soft drink.
  • (uncountable, slang) Electricity.
  • (uncountable, slang) Liquor.
  • (uncountable, slang) Political power.
  • (uncountable, slang) Petrol; gasoline.
  • (uncountable, slang) The amount charged by a bookmaker for betting services.
  • (uncountable, slang) Steroids.
  • (uncountable, slang) Semen.
  • (uncountable, slang) The vaginal lubrication that a woman naturally produces when sexually aroused.
  • (uncountable, slang) Musical agreement between instrumentalists.
  • Synonyms

    * (charge by bookmaker) cut, take, vig, vigorish

    Derived terms

    * elbow juice

    Verb

  • To remove the juice from something.
  • To energize or stimulate something.
  • Derived terms

    * dejuice * juice up * unjuice

    scammony

    English

    Noun

    (scammonies) (wikipedia scammony)
  • Convolvulus scammonia , a twining perennial bindweed native to the eastern part of the Mediterranean basin, whose juice has been used in medicine as scammonium.