candle

Denizione di  candle - dizionario di inglese del sito grammaticainglese.org - definizione traduzione e spiegazione grammaticale



Definizione monolingua candle


candle


Verb

candle (third-person singular simple present candles, present participle candling, simple past and past participle candled)


  1. (embryology) To observe the growth of an embryo inside an egg, using a bright light source.
  2. (pottery) To dry greenware prior to beginning of the firing cycle, setting the kiln at 200° Celsius until all water is removed from the greenware.
  3. To check an item (such as an envelope) by holding it between a light souce and the eye.
Noun

candle (plural candles)


  1. A light source consisting of a wick embedded in a solid, flammable substance such as wax, tallow, or paraffin.
  2. The protruding, removable portion of a filter, particularly a water filter.
  3. (obsolete) A unit of luminous intensity, now replaced by the SI unit candela.
  4. (forestry) a fast growing, light colored, upward-growing shoot on a pine tree in the spring. As growth slows in summer, the shoot darkens and is no longer highlighted to one’s view.


Definizione italiano>inglese candle

candela
  a light source
  Sorgente di luce composta da uno stoppino inglobato in una sostanza solida ed infiammabile come la cera, il sego o la paraffina.
  A light source consisting of a wick embedded in a solid, flammable substance such as wax, tallow, or paraffin.
cero
fiamma
fuoco
torcia

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Traduzione 'veloce'


candela |cero |fiamma |fuoco |torcia |


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