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confection

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  1. a food having a high sugar content following the main course there were assorted confections so delicious-looking as to tempt even determined dieters Synonyms of confection sweet, sweetmeatWords Related to confection confectionary, confectionery, sweeties [British]; afters [British], candy, dessert, entremets, pastry



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