1. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 22402
2. [ noun ] (physics) the basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the System International d'Unites; equal to 1/60 of the luminous intensity per square centimeter of a black body radiating at the temperature of 2,046 degrees Kelvin
Synonyms: cd standard_candle candle
Related terms: luminous_intensity_unit candle
Similar spelling:   candelilla