candlewick: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kan'dl-wik"), [key]
- the wick of a candle.
- Also calledcan&prim;dlewick yarn&sec;.loosely twisted yarn, usually of cotton, used for making candlewick fabric.
- the process of making candlewick fabric.
- the design made by this process.
- (of a fabric) having small, short bunches of wicking tufted to form a design: a candlewick bedspread of unbleached muslin.
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