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Synonyms for candleˈkæn dl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. candle, taper, wax light(noun)

    stick of wax with a wick in the middle

    wick, standard candle, taper, wax light, cd, candle, candela

  2. candle, candela, cd, standard candle(verb)

    the basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to 1/60 of the luminous intensity per square centimeter of a black body radiating at the temperature of 2,046 degrees Kelvin

    wax light, taper, compact disc, candela, atomic number 48, cd, standard candle, candle, compact disk, certificate of deposit, cadmium

  3. candle(verb)

    examine eggs for freshness by holding them against a light

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bougie, candela, candles, wax, vela, candlelight, truism

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD


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  2. candle

    See Footcandle

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