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can·dy / ˈkandē/ • n. (pl. -dies) a sweet food made with sugar or syrup combined with fruit, chocolate, or nuts. ∎  sugar crystallized by repeated boiling and slow evaporation. • v. (-dies, -died) [tr.] [often as adj.] (candied) preserve (fruit) by coating and impregnating it with a sugar syrup: candied fruit.

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candy

candy
1. Crystallized sugar made by repeated boiling and slow evaporation.

2. USA; a general term for sugar confectionery.

See also toffee.

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Candy

Candy

to form into congelationsJohnson, 1755; to be in a congealed state.

Example: candied with iceShakespeare.

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candy

candy XVIII. — F. (sucre) candi SUGAR-CANDY.

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candy

candy: see confectionery.

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