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A candy that often has a center of fondant, fruit, or nuts and is coated with chocolate or fondant.
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[C19: from French, originally a children's word from bon good]
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1. a small fondant- or chocolate-coated candy with a fondant, fruit, or nut center.
2. any candy.
[1790–1800; < French: literally, good-good; orig. nursery word]
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