halo Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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halonoun

uk   /ˈheɪ.ləʊ/  us   /-loʊ/ (plural haloes or halos)
[C] a ​ring of ​light around the ​head of a ​holyperson in a ​religiousdrawing or ​painting [C usually singular] a ​brightcircle of ​light around something, or something that ​looks like this: the halo around the ​moon a halo of ​blondecurls
(Definition of halo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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halonoun [C]

 us   /ˈheɪ·loʊ/ (plural halos or haloes)
a ​ring of ​light around or above the ​head of a ​holyperson in a ​religiousdrawing or ​painting
(Definition of halo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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