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fruit gum Line breaks: fruit gum
Pronunciation: /ˈfruːtɡʌm/

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Definition of fruit gum in English:


A firm, jelly-like, fruit-flavoured sweet made with gelatin or gum arabic.
Example sentences
  • Yet the Zanucks have been married now for 12 years - an eternity by Hollywood's standards, where marriages last about as long as a fruit gum.
  • Even his mouth is sweet, like he'd been chewing fruit gum or something.
  • Confectionery such as this and fruit gums will generally cause blood sugar levels to sky-rocket and induce surges of insulin.
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