Meaning of “chandelier” in the English Dictionary

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chandeliernoun [ C ]

us /ˌʃæn·dəˈlɪər/

a decorative light that hangs from the ceiling and has several parts like branches for holding light bulbs or, esp. in the past, candles:

A gorgeous crystal chandelier hung in the dining room.

(Definition of “chandelier” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)