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noun American     candy pronunciation in American English
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  1. [uncountable] sweet food made of cooked sugar or chocolate but not containing flour

    Our kids aren’t allowed to eat candy.

    a candy store

    Would you like a piece of candy?

    1. a.
      [countable] a piece of candy. One piece is usually just called a piece of candy. The British word is sweet

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