acid drop

acid drop
Britain : any tart piece of candy (as one made of sugar flavored with tartaric acid) — compare sour ball

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a tart candy, as a sourball.

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acid drop noun
A sweet flavoured with tartaric acid
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Main Entry:acid

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acid drop,
British. a candy made of sugar strongly flavored with tartaric acid.

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ˈacid drop 7 [acid drop] noun (BrE)
a type of hard sweet/candy with a sour taste

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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