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candle

noun [C]  /ˈkæn·dəl/ us  
a piece of wax shaped like a stick with a wick (= string) in the middle that burns slowly, giving off light
Translations of “candle”
in Korean 초…
in Arabic شَمْعة…
in French bougie…
in Turkish mum…
in Italian candela…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蠟燭…
in Russian свеча…
in Polish świeczka…
in Spanish vela…
in Portuguese vela…
in German die Kerze…
in Catalan espelma…
in Japanese ろうそく…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蜡烛…
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