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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
girandola \gir"an*do`la\, girandole \gir"an*dole\(j[i^]r"an*d[=o]l; 277), n. [F. See Gyrate.] 1. An ornate ornamental branched candlestick, often with a mirror at the back. [WordNet sense 1] [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] 2. A flower stand, fountain, or the like, of branching form. [1913 Webster] 3. (Pyrotechny) A kind of revolving firework. [1913 Webster] 4. (Fort.) A series of chambers in defensive mines. --Farrow. Girasole