Candel or candle

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Candle

Noun

Definition:

A cylinder or block of wax or tallow with a central wick which is lit to produce light as it burns

Examples:

  1. The candle flickered in the cold night air
  2. An iced cake with nine lighted candles on it

Synonyms:

  • Taper
  • Sconce

Candle

Verb

Definition:

(of a poultry breeder) test (an egg) for freshness or fertility by holding it to the light

Examples:

  1. The egg was candled—it was fertile

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