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candlelight

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a time or place of little or no light
  • at candlelight carolers would gather in the village green before beginning their stroll

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The first known use of candlelight was before the 12th century

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“Candlelight.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/candlelight. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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