boiled sweet

noun British.
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boiled sweet
 
n
(Brit) a hard sticky sweet of boiled sugar with any of various flavourings

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When attached to a second robotic device, he was able to pick up a boiled sweet and drop it into a technician's hand.
Cut five medium-sized cold boiled sweet potatoes in one-third inch slices.
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