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

  • noun An ornate ornamental branched candlestick, often with a mirror at the back.
  • noun A flower stand, fountain, or the like, of branching form.
  • noun (Pyrotechny) A kind of revolving firework.
  • noun (Fort.) A series of chambers in defensive mines.

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  • noun an ornate candle holder; often with a mirror


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