candleholder
noun Date: 1846 candlestick

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Candleholder — Can dle*hold er, n. One who, or that which, holds a candle; also, one who assists another, but is otherwise not of importance. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • candleholder — [kan′dəlhōl΄dər] n. a candlestick …   English World dictionary

  • candleholder — /kan dl hohl deuhr/, n. a holder for a candle; candlestick. [1585 95; CANDLE + HOLDER] * * * …   Universalium

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  • candleholder — n. candlestick, device used to hold candles upright …   English contemporary dictionary

  • candleholder — /kan dl hohl deuhr/, n. a holder for a candle; candlestick. [1585 95; CANDLE + HOLDER] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • metalwork — metalworker, n. /met l werrk /, n. objects made of metal. [1840 50; METAL + WORK] * * * Useful and decorative objects fashioned of various metals. The oldest technique is hammering. After с 2500 BC, casting was also used, molten metal being… …   Universalium

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