Definition of Confection. Meaning of Confection. Synonyms of Confection

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Definition of Confection

Confection
Confection Con*fec"tion, n. [F., fr. L. confectio.] 1. A composition of different materials. [Obs.] A new confection of mold. --Bacon. 2. A preparation of fruits or roots, etc., with sugar; a sweetmeat. Certain confections . . . are like to candied conserves, and are made of sugar and lemons. --Bacon. 3. A composition of drugs. --Shak. 4. (Med.) A soft solid made by incorporating a medicinal substance or substances with sugar, sirup, or honey. Note: The pharmacop[oe]ias formerly made a distinction between conserves (made of fresh vegetable substances and sugar) and electuaries (medicinal substances combined with sirup or honey), but the distinction is now abandoned and all are called confections.

Meaning of Confection from wikipedia

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- problem for a number of years because the wrapper would stick to the confection. Following a suggestion by packaging manufacturer William T. Robson O...
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- Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection is a reissue of American singer Katy Perry's third studio album, Teenage Dream (2010). It was released on March...
- Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Find sources: "Blondie" confection – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (January 2017) (Learn how...
- and coated with corn starch. This is the modern version of a medicinal confection made from Althaea officinalis, the marshmallow plant. The word "marshmallow"...
- Turkish delight or lokum is a family of confections based on a gel of starch and sugar. Premium varieties consist largely of chopped dates, pistachios...
- Raffaello is a spherical coconut-almond confection that Italian manufacturer Ferrero brought to the market in 1998. The total almond content accounts for...
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