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confiture

[kon-fi-choo r] /ˈkɒn fɪˌtʃʊər/
noun
1.
a confection; a preserve, as of fruit.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Middle French. See comfit, -ure
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confiture

/ˈkɒnfɪˌtjʊə/
noun
1.
a confection, preserve of fruit, etc
Word Origin
C19: from French, from Old French confire to prepare, from Latin conficere to produce; see confect
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