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pricket

[prik-it] /ˈprɪk ɪt/
noun
1.
a sharp metal point on which to stick a candle.
2.
a candlestick with one or more such points.
3.
a buck in his second year.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English; see prick, -et
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British Dictionary definitions for pricket

pricket

/ˈprɪkɪt/
noun
1.
a male deer in the second year of life having unbranched antlers
2.
a sharp metal spike on which to stick a candle
3.
a candlestick having such a spike
Word Origin
C14 priket, from prikprick
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