one of a pair of long and ornate earrings that dangle from the earlobes, usually dropping from more than one level.
a decorative, sometimes ornate, light fixture suspended from a ceiling, usually having branched supports for a number of lights. noun an ornamental hanging light with branches and holders for several candles or bulbs n. late 14c., chaundeler “candlestick, chandelier,” from Old French chandelier (n.1), 12c., earlier chandelabre “candlestick, candelabrum” (10c.), from Latin candelabrum, from candela […]
a port in S West Bengal, in E India, on the Hooghly River: a former French dependency.
the art of ringing a series of tuned bells of different tones, as those hung in a church tower, according to any of various orderly sequences. noun the art of bell-ringing in which a set of bells is rung in an established order which is then changed variations on a topic or theme
- Change point
noun (surveying) a point to which a foresight and backsight are taken in levelling; turning point