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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- Nadia Comaneci held the Olympic Torch aloft on top of the Millennium Dome in Greenwich with former basketball ace John Amaechi.
- As Barbara Kendall jogged 300m down a leafy London road carrying the Olympic torch yesterday, she also took a stroll down memory lane.
- We've been tracking the Olympic Torch as it's been traveling to the State Capitol Building where it should be arriving sometime in the next half hour.
Definition of Olympic torch in:
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