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confectioner

[kuh n-fek-shuh-ner] /kənˈfɛk ʃə nər/
noun
1.
a person who makes or sells candies and, sometimes, ice cream, cakes, etc.
Origin of confectioner
1585-1595
1585-95; confection + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for confectioner

confectioner

/kənˈfɛkʃənə/
noun
1.
a person who makes or sells sweets or confections
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Word Origin and History for confectioner
n.

1590s, agent noun from confection.

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