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1) cloy. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...something rich or sweet; surfeit. To be too filling, rich, or sweet. Short for obsolete accloy, to clog, from Middle English acloien, from Old French encloer, to...

2) 641. Redundance. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...hang heavy on hand, go a-begging or go begging; exaggerate [See Exaggeration]. CLOY, choke, accloy [archaic], suffocate; pile up, lay on thick; lay it on, - with...

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