domed


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having a hemispherical vault or dome

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Above was a huge court, with domed roof, the various apartments opening into it.
Then when they had made the whole place quite clean and orderly, they took the women out and hemmed them in the narrow space between the wall of the domed room and that of the yard, so that they could not get away: and Telemachus said to the other two, "I shall not let these women die a clean death, for they were insolent to me and my mother, and used to sleep with the suitors.
So saying he made a ship's cable fast to one of the bearing-posts that supported the roof of the domed room, and secured it all around the building, at a good height, lest any of the women's feet should touch the ground; and as thrushes or doves beat against a net that has been set for them in a thicket just as they were getting to their nest, and a terrible fate awaits them, even so did the women have to put their heads in nooses one after the other and die most miserably.
The nose was lean, full-nostrilled, and delicate, and of a size to fit the face; while the high forehead, as if to atone for its narrowness, was splendidly domed and symmetrical.
There was no one to escort them, or to show them the way, but all the party pressed through the passage until they came to a round, domed cavern that was grandly furnished.
He and his brothers built the first monolithic domed school in Emmett, Idaho, and then waited 10 years for the next order.
Her book on Sinan is a complete contrast to the countless coffee table books with stunning photographs of domed mosques and pointed minarets.
The anomaly in question is the Bella Vista, a domed railcar for hire that remains one of the best kept travel secrets in America.