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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A large lamp usually ornamented and having several arms or branches

Usage examples (37)
  • Beside the base of the candelabra was a malachite and silver hairband, lying there as if dropped or tossed carelessly.
  • While at Bologna he executed an angel holding a candelabra, which is one of the most lovely and pleasing things he ever made (Fig. 104).
  • "They are called candelabra, and are really ornamental candlesticks.
  • Ü´-se Cactus, candelabra, or branching stemmed species. for more
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