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Turkish delight

noun [U] uk   /ˌtɜː.kɪʃ.dɪˈlaɪt/ us    /ˌtɝː-/
a soft type of sweet, usually in the form of square pink pieces covered with powdered sugarSweets
(Definition of Turkish delight from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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