A type of inexpensive candle, historically used, formed by soaking the dried pith of the rush plant in fat or grease, which emits light for a relatively short period of time.
stick of wax with a wick in the middle
Any of a genus (Myrica) of shrubs of the bayberry family, as the wax myrtle, having a small, berrylike fruit covered with a wax used in making candles
The SI unit used to measure the brightness of a source of light (its luminous intensity). By definition, one square centimeter of a blackbody at the freezing point of platinum emits one-sixtieth of a candela of radiation.
A long wax-coated wick used to light candles or gas lamps.
A quick, simultaneous climb and turn made by an airplane, in which the momentum of the airplane increases the rate of climb
One that illuminates, especially a device for producing, concentrating, or reflecting light.
(Historical) A native or resident of the Roman Empire.
The definition of a torch is a light made of a long piece of wood with a flammable end, or a tool used to make heat, or a flashlight in the UK.
(Surveying) The angular amount by which the horizon is below eye level
A walking stick; a cane.
Hard fat obtained from parts of the bodies of cattle, sheep, or horses, and used in foodstuffs or to make candles, leather dressing, soap, and lubricants.
The pathway or route of such illumination to a person:
Wax is a sticky substance that is made from honeycomb or any substance with a similar feel.
The basic unit used to measure the flow of light in the SI system, equal to the amount of light emitted through a solid angle of one steradian by a light source with the intensity of one candela (0.0015 watt)
A SI derived unit of illuminance in photometry, equal to one lumen per square meter.
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