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confection

noun

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a food having a high sugar content
  • following the main course there were assorted confections so delicious-looking as to tempt even determined dieters

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“Confection.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confection. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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