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  • noun usually plural Small candy or sugar pieces that are sprinkled over other confections.
  • noun Plural form of sprinkle.
  • verb Third person singular simple present of to sprinkle.

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  • noun bits of sweet chocolate used as a topping on e.g. ice cream


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  • I'm been corrected before when I've called sprinkles confetti, so I'd like to involve actual confetti in a cupcake experience- maybe a waitress could be involved in the fluttering down as it's placed before the lucky girl?

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