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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

CANDYING, ppr. Conserving with sugar.
CANDYING, n. The act of preserving simples in substance, by boiling them in sugar.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Candy Can"dy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Candied; p. pr & vb. n. Candying.] [F. candir (cf. It. candire, Sp. az['u]car cande or candi), fr. Ar. & Pers. qand, fr. Skr. Kha[.n][.d]da piece, sugar in pieces or lumps, fr. kha[.n][.d], kha[.d] to break.] 1. To conserve or boil in sugar; as, to candy fruits; to candy ginger. 2. To make sugar crystals of or in; to form into a mass resembling candy; as, to candy sirup. 3. To incrust with sugar or with candy, or with that which resembles sugar or candy. Those frosts that winter brings Which candy every green. --Drayson.

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