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Corpse candle

A thick candle formerly used at a lich wake, or the customary watching with a corpse on the night before its interment. (b) A luminous appearance, resembling the flame of a candle, sometimes seen in churchyards and other damp places, superstitiously regarded as portending death.

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Corps
corps de ballet
Corps de logis
corps diplomatique
Corps Legislatif
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-- Corpse candle --
Corpse gate
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corpus amygdaloideum
corpus callosum
Corpus Christi
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corpus delicti
corpus geniculatum laterale
corpus geniculatum mediale
Corpus juris canonici
Corpus juris civilis
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