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 for Confect
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Confect \Con"fect\, n.
     A comfit; a confection. [Obs.]
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           At supper eat a pippin roasted and sweetened with sugar
           of roses and caraway confects.           --Harvey.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Confect \Con*fect"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Confected; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Confecting.] [L. confectus, p. p. of conficere to
     prepare. See Comfit.]
     1. To prepare, as sweetmeats; to make a confection of. [Obs.]
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              Saffron confected in Cilicia.         --W. Browne.
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     2. To construct; to form; to mingle or mix. [Obs.]
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              Of this were confected the famous everlasting lamps
              and tapers.                           --Sir T.
                                                    Herbert.
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              [My joys] are still confected with some fears.
                                                    --Stirling.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  confect
      n 1: a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with
           fruit or nuts [syn: candy, confect]
      v 1: make or construct
      2: make into a confection; "This medicine is home-confected"
         [syn: confect, confection, comfit]

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