Pronunciation: (flam'bō), [key]
—pl. -beauxPronunciation: (-bōz), [key] -beaus.
1. a flaming torch.
2. a torch for use at night in illuminations, processions, etc.
3. a large, decorated candlestick.
4. an ornament having the form of a flaming torch.
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