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can·de·la (cd),

The SI unit of luminous intensity, 1 lumen per m2; the luminous intensity, in a given direction, of a source that emits monochromatic radiation of frequency 540 × 1012 Hz and that has a radiant intensity in that direction of 1/683 W per steradian (solid angle).
Synonym(s): candle


Etymology: L, candela, light
(in optics) the basic unit of measurement for luminous intensity, equal to 1/60 of the luminous intensity of a square centimeter of a black body heated to 1773.5° C or the solidification temperature of platinum, adopted in 1948 as the international standard of luminous intensity. Also called candela [kandē′lə] .
Candesartan vs. Losartan Efficacy Study. A trial comparing the antihypertensive effect of candesartan cilexetil—Atacand®—with losartan— Cozaar®
Conclusion Atacand®, an angiotensin receptor blocker, provided a significantly greater reduction in diastolic blood pressure than Cozaar®


Cardiology A clinical trial–Candesartan versus Losartan Efficacy Comparison–to compare the antihypertensive effect of candesartan cilexetil–Atacand® with losartan. See Candesartan cilexetil.
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By the 1940s, she added, handset models had largely replaced candlestick models on the screen.
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Crafted in silver-plated brass, this candlestick is very versatile.
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It included three sculptures belonging to a series of solid stainless-steel casts of ordinary objects: Ovni (UFO), 2000, two dinner plates put together, one on top of the other; Fluorescente (Fluorescent), 2000, a fluorescent lightbulb; and Castical e vela (Candlestick and candle), 1998, a candlestick holding a candle.
The designs include a heart shape, pagoda, shopping bag with presents, candlestick shapes, "S" and "P" shapes, goblet shape and a lighthouse peppermill.
Gordon Biersch Garlic Fries are the top-selling specialty food item at San Francisco's Candlestick Park, Dan Gordon and Dean Biersch have announced.
com/research/hddkl8/bloomberg_visual_g) has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new book "Bloomberg Visual Guide to Candlestick Charting" to their offering.
As you can see from the pictures, it's a tall bone china candlestick with a detachable mushroom top.