13 Foods with Radically Different Names Abroad (Slideshow)

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Ah, candy — that stuff we love so much that lines deli counters and racks up our dentist bills each year. Candy, as we so fondly call it here in the States, takes on another name in native English-speaking countries including Australia, England and the like: Lollies. That’s right — and the term applies to any kind of candy, not just lollipops.