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Candy vs. Chocolate

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Main Difference

The main difference between Candy and Chocolate is that the Candy is a sweet confection and Chocolate is a food produced from the seed of Theobroma cacao.

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  • Candy (noun)

    Edible, sweet-tasting confectionery containing sugar, or sometimes artificial sweeteners, and often flavored with fruit, chocolate, nuts, herbs and spices, or artificial flavors.

  • Candy (noun)

    A piece of confectionery of this kind.

  • Candy (noun)

    crack cocaine

  • Candy (noun)

    A unit of mass used in southern India, equal to twenty maunds, roughly equal to 500 pounds avoirdupois but varying locally.

  • Candy (verb)

    To cook in, or coat with, sugar syrup.

  • Candy (verb)

    To have sugar crystals form in or on.

    "Fruits preserved in sugar candy after a time."

  • Candy (verb)

    To be formed into candy; to solidify in a candylike form or mass.

  • Chocolate (noun)

    A food made from ground roasted cocoa beans.

    "Chocolate is a very popular treat."

  • Chocolate (noun)

    A drink made by dissolving this food in boiling milk or water.

  • Chocolate (noun)

    A single, small piece of confectionery made from chocolate.

    "He bought her some chocolates as a gift. She ate one chocolate and threw the rest away."

  • Chocolate (noun)

    A dark, reddish-brown colour/color, like that of chocolate.

    "As he cooked it the whole thing turned a rich, deep chocolate."

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  • Chocolate (noun)

    A black person; blackness.

  • Chocolate (adjective)

    Made of or containing chocolate.

  • Chocolate (adjective)

    Having a dark reddish-brown colour/color.

  • Chocolate (adjective)

    Black relating to any of various ethnic groups having dark pigmentation of the skin.

  • Chocolate (verb)

    To add chocolate to; to cover (food) in chocolate.

  • Chocolate (verb)

    To treat blood agar by heating in order to lyse the red blood cells in the medium.

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  • Candy

    To conserve or boil in sugar; as, to candy fruits; to candy ginger.

  • Candy

    To make sugar crystals of or in; to form into a mass resembling candy; as, to candy sirup.

  • Candy

    To incrust with sugar or with candy, or with that which resembles sugar or candy.

  • Candy (verb)

    To have sugar crystals form in or on; as, fruits preserved in sugar candy after a time.

  • Candy (verb)

    To be formed into candy; to solidify in a candylike form or mass.

  • Candy (noun)

    Any sweet, more or less solid article of confectionery, especially those prepared in small bite-sized pieces or small bars, having a wide variety of shapes, consistencies, and flavors, and manufactured in a variety of ways. It is often flavored or colored, or covered with chocolate, and sometimes contains fruit, nuts, etc.; it is often made by boiling sugar or molasses to the desired consistency, and than crystallizing, molding, or working in the required shape. Other types may consist primarily of chocolate or a sweetened gelatin. The term may be applied to a single piece of such confection or to the substance of which it is composed.

  • Candy (noun)

    Cocaine.

  • Candy (noun)

    A weight, at Madras 500 pounds, at Bombay 560 pounds.

  • Chocolate (noun)

    A paste or cake composed of the roasted seeds of the Theobroma Cacao ground and mixed with other ingredients, usually sugar, and cinnamon or vanilla.

  • Chocolate (noun)

    The beverage made by dissolving a portion of the paste or cake in boiling water or milk.

Webster Dictionary
  • Candy (noun)

    a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts

  • Candy (verb)

    coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze

  • Chocolate (noun)

    a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar; usually drunk hot

  • Chocolate (noun)

    a food made from roasted ground cacao beans

  • Chocolate (noun)

    a medium to dark brown color

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