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Noun: confection  kun'fek-shun
  1. A food rich in sugar
    - sweet
     
  2. The act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
    - concoction
Verb: confection  kun'fek-shun
  1. Make into a confection
    - confect, comfit

Derived forms: confectioned, confectioning, confections

Type of: assemble, creating from raw materials, dainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw [archaic], piece, put together, set up, tack, tack together, treat

Encyclopedia: Confection