a piece of hard candy attached to the end of a small stick that is held in the hand while the candy is licked.
Also, lollypop.

1785–95; dial. lolly tongue + pop1 Unabridged
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lollipop (ˈlɒlɪˌpɒp)
1.  a boiled sweet or toffee stuck on a small wooden stick
2.  (Brit) another word for ice lolly
[C18: perhaps from Northern English dialect lolly the tongue (compare loll) + pop1]

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Word Origin & History

1784, lolly-pops "sweetmeats, soft candy," perhaps related to loll "to dangle" (the tongue) + pop "strike, slap." Or the first element may be northern dial. lolly "the tongue." Meaning "hard candy on a stick" is from 1920s.
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Example sentences
It was not a tree planted by modern civilization and then cropped down into a lollipop shape.
Believe me if you had my kind of day, a lollipop could make your day.
The silver pole shrinks to a lollipop stick in his giant hand, his blue gym bag thuds to the floor.
The tiny faces shared the same arced hairline, full chin, lollipop cheeks.
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