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Candy

An obsolete South Asian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 227 kilograms.
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But we put together a range of old-fashioned boiled sweets and we found a company that could make them for us near Cardiff.
With many supermarkets keen to sell locally produced goods, regional-inspired products such as our unique Yorkshire Mixture of fruit flavoured traditional boiled sweets and our recently developed Sweet Peak energy sweet, are proving very popular.
Meanwhile, make-up artist Lisa Armstrong revealed how she calms Victoria's backstage nerves, as she gives her boiled sweets.
Debbie Bloxham, of Balsall Common, has swapped vehicle parts for boiled sweets after launching the store at Hatton Shopping Village in Warwickshire.
She loved boiled sweets and there is still a drawer full of them.
POLICE in County Durham have unveiled their new weapon in the battle against anti-social behaviour - 10,000 boiled sweets.
The absence of boiled sweets being offered on takeoff and landing was also bemoaned in a survey from flight comparison site Skyscanner.
Beginning with a woman in a hijab offering boiled sweets to the arriving audience, it ended with punchy political hip hop from tracksuit-trousered Dutch rapper Bad Brya, complete with parental advisory lyrics and with numerous scarf-covered heads bobbing appreciatively in time.
No extra leg-room, no fragrant air-hostesses handing out hot towels and boiled sweets and asking if your ears are hurting.
I'VE never had trouble with boiled sweets before - but the one I'm holding weighs about 20lbs and looks like a giant jellyfish.
Skyscanner reveals passengers mourn the loss of boiled sweets and visits to the cockpit with modern day mass market flying