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Candy

An obsolete South Asian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 227 kilograms.
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The candy floss looked huge and appetizing and definitely filling.
"The candy floss smell carries on the breeze from the trees, which were planted in the 19th century," said Belsay head gardener Jo Harrigan.
"You know how, whenever you see a stick of candy floss, it makes you think of Boris Johnson?
Beer, Candy Floss Martinis and Jammie Dodger shots.
London, Feb 14 (ANI): The traditional cotton candies have been an attraction to kids for many years, and US researchers have now found a new role for the candy floss - it can help create small and intricate blood vessels.
NZNO members and staff were involved in the successful day, including staffing the free sausage sizzle, popcorn and candy floss stalls, and organising children's faces and the bouncy castle.
End-of-the-pier shows have gone the way of many piers themselves, candy floss and rock are bad for us, and traditional B&Bs are closing down under the weight of EU health and safety regulations.
The Altitude Lite IV Funk Wp waterproof walking boot (25 [pounds sterling]) contains a cosy furry lining to keep toes warm and comes in bright 'candy floss' pink and silver, while the V-Lite Fasthike waterproof walking boot (35 [pounds sterling]) comes in khaki, charcoal, silver or gold suede and has extra ankle support.
Post-preem party at London's Old Billingsgate venue on the Thames was a cornucopia of candy floss, milkshake bars chocolate fountains and bouncy tents (one for kids, one for grown-ups; just the way the wily Mr.
Other toys in the running include: Bob the Builder 7/1, Thunderbirds and Barbie 8/1, Robot Wars and the Candy Floss Maker 10/1 and the Pogo Sticks 16/1.
Porcupine children, well-behaved, Have candy floss grubs for tea; Wildberry bread with nut butter is spread At the porcupine jamboree.
An attempt at making candy floss wasn't so successful, however.