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maple sugar

noun
1.
a yellowish-brown sugar produced by boiling down maple syrup.
Origin
1710-1720
1710-20, Americanism
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Examples from the web for maple sugar
  • Cane with a bit of maple sugar to give the whole the taste of maple syrup, but at a cost far less than the real thing.
  • For example, a sugar maple won't produce maple sugar in a warm climate.
  • The maple sugar industry is an important contributor to our economy.
  • maple sugar means sugar made exclusively by the evaporation of pure maple syrup or pure maple sap.
  • There are a maple sugar camp, blacksmiths, and coopers.
  • Sugar maple is a main source for maple sugar and syrup.
  • In the early spring they would move to their sugar bush camps to make maple sugar.
British Dictionary definitions for maple sugar

maple sugar

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) sugar made from the sap of the sugar maple
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