confection

  1. a food rich in sugar
  2. the act of creating something by compounding or mixing raw materials

confection

[n] - the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
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Confection

Con·fec'tion noun [ French, from Latin confectio .] 1. A composition of different materials. [ Obsolete] « A new confection of mold. Bacon. » 2. A preparation of fruits or roots, etc., with sugar; a sweetmeat. « Certain confections . ....
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confection

A pharmaceutical preparation consisting of a drug mixed with honey or syrup; a soft solid, sometimes used as an excipient for pill masses. ... Synonym: confectio, conserve, electuary. ... Origin: L. Confectio ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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confection

concoction noun the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
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Confection

• (n.) A composition of drugs. • (n.) A soft solid made by incorporating a medicinal substance or substances with sugar, sirup, or honey. • (n.) A composition of different materials. • (n.) A preparation of fruits or roots, etc., with sugar; a sweetmeat.
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confection

Type: Term Pronunciation: kon-fek′shŭn Definitions: 1. A pharmaceutical preparation consisting of a drug mixed with honey or syrup; a soft solid, sometimes used as an excipient for pill masses. Synonyms: confectio, conserve, electuary
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confection

medicine made up of more than one drug
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confection

a food rich in sugar
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