A cylindrical or cone-shaped object in which the Olympic flame is ceremonially carried: an estimated 15,000 people gathered for an evening of celebration to mark the Olympic torch’s arrival in Wales
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- Athletes are running to a Colchester school to deliver the Olympic torch to fellow competitors.
- There was a great buzz in the air last Thursday morning June 19th with the arrival to the city of the Olympic Torch.
- Their departure will coincide with the arrival of the Olympic torch in Newbridge.
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Syllabification: O·lym·pic torch
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