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caramel

noun uk   /ˈkær.ə.məl/ us    /ˈkɑːr.məl/ /ˈker.ə-/
[U] burnt sugar used to give flavour and a brown colour to food [C or U] a sticky brown sweet made from sugar that has been heated with milk, butter, or cream in hot water: chocolates with caramel centres
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