candelabrum definition

  • noun:
    • a sizable attractive candlestick having a few hands or branches.
    • A candle holder.
    • A lamp stand of every sort.
    • an extremely ornamented stand of marble or any other ponderous product, generally having three legs, -- often a votive offering to a temple.
    • a big candlestick, having a number of limbs; also called candelabra.
    • In antiquity: A candlestick.
    • A lampstand; a type of stand made use of on the list of Romans to guide a lamp or lights.
    • Any branched candlestick varying from a chandelier or bracket in resting upon a foot.
    • A variety of arabesque where a strongly marked vertical motive occurs.
    • plural In sponges, branching terminal spines.
    • branched candlestick; ornamental; features a few lights
    • a big attractive candlestick having a few arms or limbs.
    • A candle owner.
    • A lamp stand of any type.
    • A highly ornamented stand of marble or any other ponderous material, frequently having three foot, -- regularly a votive providing to a temple.
    • A large candlestick, having a number of limbs; also known as candelabra.
    • In antiquity: A candlestick.
    • A lampstand; a kind of stand utilized one of the Romans to support a lamp or lamps.
    • Any branched candlestick varying from a chandelier or bracket in resting upon a foot.
    • A variety of arabesque for which a strongly marked vertical motive exists.
    • plural In sponges, branching terminal spines.
    • branched candlestick; ornamental; has several lights

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