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[ger-ee-don; French gey-ree-dawn]
noun, plural gue·ri·dons [ger-ee-donz; French gey-ree-dawn] /ˈgɛr iˌdɒnz; French geɪ riˈdɔ̃/. French Furniture.
  1. a small table or stand, as for holding a candelabrum.
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Origin of gueridon

1850–55; < French guéridon, after the proper name Guéridon
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Historical Examples of gueridon

  • A high vase of remarkable beauty, filled with white roses, stood on the gueridon.

    A Modern Chronicle, Complete

    Winston Churchill