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gob-stopper

[gob-stop-er] /ˈgɒbˌstɒp ər/
noun, British Slang.
1.
a large piece of hard candy.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; see gob3
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British Dictionary definitions for gobstopper

gobstopper

/ˈɡɒbˌstɒpə/
noun
1.
(Brit) a large hard sweet consisting of different coloured concentric layers that are revealed as it is sucked
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