Comfit



[kuhm-fit, kom-] /ˈkʌm fɪt, ˈkɒm-/

noun
1.
a candy containing a nut or piece of fruit.
/ˈkʌmfɪt; ˈkɒm-/
noun
1.
a sugar-coated sweet containing a nut or seed
n.

early 14c., “sugarplum,” from Old French confit “preserved fruit,” from Latin confectum, from confectionem (see confection).

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