from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A usually tall candleholder.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An instrument or utensil for holding a candle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An instrument or utensil for supporting a candle.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun a holder with a socket or spike for a candle

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a holder with sockets for candles


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