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candlepin


candlepin


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Candlepin  \Can`dle*pin`\,  n.  (Tenpins) 
  a  A  form  of  pin  slender  and  nearly  straight  like  a 
  candle. 
  b  The  game  played  with  such  pins;  --  in  form 
  {candlepins},  used  as  a  singular.