# What Is the Definition of Flambeaux?

Flambeaux, the plural of the word flambeau, are flaming torches. These flaming torches are often used in processions that are usually held at night. They are normally comprised of several thick wicks, which have been dipped in wax.
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flam·beau
[flam-boh]
NOUN [PLURAL FLAM·BEAUX, FLAM·BEAUS.]
1.
a flaming torch.
2.
a torch for use at night in illuminations, processions, etc.
3.
a large, decorated candlestick.
4.
an ornament having the form of a flaming torch.
Source: Dictionary.com
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