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English definition of “candied peel”

candied peel

noun [U]    
the skin of lemons and oranges, preserved with sugar and used for making cakesCakes
(Definition of candied peel noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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