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candlesnuffer

[kan-dl-snuhf-er] /ˈkæn dlˌsnʌf ər/
noun
1.
Usually, candlesnuffers. a scissorlike instrument for removing the snuff of candles, tapers, etc., usually with a small box for catching the trimmed wick.
Also called snuffer.
Compare extinguisher (def 3).
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; candle + snuffer2
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