from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A hard confection that is made by cooling a concentrated sugar syrup into large clear crystals around a piece of string or a stick.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Pure sugar in cohering crystals of considerable size and hardness. Also called
candy-sugar, and sometimes Gibraltar rock.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun US a
confectionarymade by crystallizing sugararound a string
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun hard bright-colored stick candy (typically flavored with peppermint)
- noun sugar in large hard clear crystals on a string
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