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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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confectionerycon‧fec‧tion‧e‧ry /kənˈfekʃənəri $ -neri/ noun [uncountable]  DFsweets, chocolates etc
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confectioneryDrinks and confectionery giant Cadbury Schweppes jumped 5p to 479p ahead of results out later this week.He'd started off with one of the bigger confectionery firms in the city.Always a crowd at the local confectionery.A wide range of confectionery and ice-cream is sold from the Riverside Theatre Shop before the show and during the interval.There was a kiosk which sold confectionery.But there has been a good deal less successful cross-border brand-building in the confectionery division.The lights went up and a picture of the confectionery kiosk appeared on the screen.
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