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cotton candy

noun
1.
a fluffy, sweet confection whipped from spun sugar and gathered or wound around a stick or cone-shaped paper core.
Origin of cotton candy
1925-1930
1925-30, Americanism
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cotton candy

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a very light fluffy confection made from coloured spun sugar, usually held on a stick Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) candyfloss Austral name fairyfloss
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