Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Chandelier (Page: 238)

Chan`de*lier" (?), n. [F. See Chandler.]

1. A candlestick, lamp, stand, gas fixture, or the like, having several branches; esp., one hanging from the ceiling.

2. (Fort.) A movable parapet, serving to support fascines to cover pioneers. [Obs.]