a shrub, Euphorbia antisyphilitica, of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico, that is the source of a wax (candelilla wax) having various commercial uses.
glowing; incandescent. adjective (rare) glowing or starting to glow with heat adj.
former name of Iráklion. former name of Crete. a seaport in N Crete. Contemporary Examples Blindness as a Way of Seeing: Candia McWilliam’s Powerful Memoir Lucy Scholes April 5, 2012 Blindness as a Way of Seeing: Candia McWilliam’s Powerful Memoir Lucy Scholes April 5, 2012 Historical Examples Three Months Abroad Anna Vivanti Memoirs and Correspondence […]
a small, handy camera, especially one having a fast lens for informal pictures. noun a small camera that may be used to take informal photographs of people, usually without their knowledge (as modifier): a candid-camera photograph