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English definition of “lozenge”

lozenge

noun [C] uk   /ˈlɒz.ɪndʒ/ us    /ˈlɑː.zəndʒ/

lozenge noun [C] (SHAPE)

a shape with four sides and two opposite angles of more than 90 degrees and two of less than ninety degrees

lozenge noun [C] (SWEET)

a small, flat sweet that you suck to make a cough or sore throat feel better: a cough lozengeSweetsMedicine in different forms
(Definition of lozenge from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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