Definition of candler in English:



  • See candle

    • ‘Eggs to be examined for hatching success were candled by using a portable candler at both the mid-stage and late-stage of parental incubation to determine embryo developmental stage and viability.’
    • ‘In previous studies of waterfowl, we used field candlers to age embryos in eggs because candlers are a rapid, simple, and accurate method.’
    • ‘An egg candler can be purchased, or a flashlight can be used.’
    • ‘Ok, so not your average collection, but I college antique egg scales/graders, egg cartons/crates, and egg candlers.’