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confectionery


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Confectionery  \Con*fec"tion*er*y\,  n. 
  1.  Sweetmeats,  in  general;  things  prepared  and  sold  by  a 
  confectioner;  confections;  candies. 
 
  2.  A  place  where  candies,  sweetmeats,  and  similar  things  are 
  made  or  sold. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  confectionery 
  n  1:  a  food  rich  in  sugar  [syn:  {sweet},  {confection}] 
  2:  a  confectioner's  shop  [syn:  {candy  store},  {tuck  shop}] 




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