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

  Fondant \Fon"dant\ (f[o^]n"dant; Fr. f[^o]N`d[aum]N"), n. [F.,
     lit., melting, p. pr. of fondre to melt, L. fundere. See
     Found to cast.]
     A kind of soft candy, made of a thick creamy sugar paste by
     boiling solutions to the point of crystallization, and
     usually molded; as, cherry fondant.
     [Webster 1913 Suppl. + WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: candy made of a thick creamy sugar paste

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