(Suc`cin*u"rate) n. (Chem.) A salt of succinuric acid.

(Suc`cin*u"ric) a. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or designating, an acid amide, analogous to succinamic acid, which is obtained as a white crystalline substance by heating urea with succinic anhydride. It is known also in its salts.

(Suc"cin*yl) n. [Succinic + -yl.] (Chem.) A hypothetical radical characteristic of succinic acid and certain of its derivatives.

(Suc*cise") a. [See Succision.] (Bot.) Appearing as if a part were cut off at the extremity.

(Suc*ci"sion) n. [L. succisio, fr. succidere, succisum, to cut away below, sub under + caedere to cut.] The act of cutting down, as of trees; the act of cutting off. [R.]

(Suc"cor) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Succored ; p. pr. & vb. n. Succoring.] [OE. socouren, OF. sucurre, soucourre, secorre, F. secourir, L. succurrere, succursum, to run under, run to the aid of, help, succor; sub under + currere to run. See Current.] To run to, or run to support; hence, to help or relieve when in difficulty, want, or distress; to assist and deliver from suffering; to relieve; as, to succor a besieged city. [Written also succour.]

He is able to succor them that are tempted.
Heb. ii. 18.

Syn. — To aid; assist; relieve; deliver; help; comfort.

(Suc"cor), n. [OE. socours, sucurs, OF. sucurs, socors, secors, F. secours, L. succursus, fr. L. succurrere. See Succor, v. t.]

1. Aid; help; assistance; esp., assistance that relieves and delivers from difficulty, want, or distress. "We beseech mercy and succor." Chaucer.

My noble father . . .
Flying for succor to his servant Bannister.

2. The person or thing that brings relief.

This mighty succor, which made glad the foe.

(Suc"cor*a*ble) a. Capable of being succored or assisted; admitting of relief.

(Suc"cor*er) n. One who affords succor; a helper.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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