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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 (31)
  • The other, that he had carried up to her room a large candelabrum from the drawing-room mantel.
  • The only change here regards the Paschal candle, which is moved from its little bracket to the column (“in candelabrum suum”).
  • Sitting on the tabletop beside the candelabrum was a tarnished silver cup holding several wooden matches.
  • The lamp-stand, "candelabrum," which Moses was commanded to make for the tabernacle, according to the pattern shown him. for more
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