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dragée (dræˈʒeɪ Pronunciation for dragée



  1. a sweet made of a nut, fruit, etc, coated with a hard sugar icing
  2. a tiny beadlike sweet used for decorating cakes, etc
  3. a medicinal formulation coated with sugar to disguise the taste

Word Origin

C19: from French; see dredge²


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