\(ˈ)ma|skwēt\ noun (-s)
Etymology: French masse cuite, from masse mass + cuite, feminine of cuit, past participle of cuire to cook, from Latin coquere — more at mass, cook
: a dense mass of sugar crystals mixed with mother liquor obtained by evaporation — compare magma 5

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