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Related to Candle nut: Candlenut tree
|the fruit of a euphorbiaceous shrub (Aleurites triloba), a native of some of the Pacific islands; - socalled because, when dry, it will burn with a bright flame, and is used by the natives as a candle. The oil has many uses.|
See also: Candle
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.