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~ Thursday, October 07, 2004

Variations on 'spun sugar':

In the UK: candy floss
In the US: cotton candy
In Australia: fairy floss
In India (sometimes): sweet cotton
In German: Zuckerwatte (sugarcottonwool)
In Spanish: algodón de azúcar (sugar cotton)
In Italian: zucchero filato (spun sugar)
In French: barbe à papa (Dad's beard)
In Swedish: sockervadd (sugar wadding)
In Gaelic: clòimh mhilis (sugar fleece)

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