taperstick

noun
ta·​per·​stick | \ ˈtā-pər-ˌstik How to pronounce taperstick (audio) \

Definition of taperstick

: a candlestick that holds tapers

First Known Use of taperstick

1546, in the meaning defined above

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“Taperstick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/taperstick. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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