grotto

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cave

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a hollow beneath the earth's surface

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a small cave (usually with attractive features)

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Nero's Baths, the ruins of Baiae, the Temple of Serapis; Cumae, where the Cumaen Sybil interpreted the oracles, the Lake Agnano, with its ancient submerged city still visible far down in its depths--these and a hundred other points of interest we examined with critical imbecility, but the Grotto of the Dog claimed our chief attention, because we had heard and read so much about it.
Such a place was the Grotto, where Brissenden and he lounged in capacious leather chairs and drank Scotch and soda.
Pope now took a house at Twickenham, and there he spent many happy hours planning and laying out his garden, and building a grotto with shells and stones and bits of looking-glass.
The carbonic acid, by a phenomenon similar to that produced in the famous Grotto del Cane, had collected at the bottom of the projectile owing to its weight.
Mother Angenoux is a sort of saint, who lives in a hut in the heart of the forest, not far from the grotto of Sainte-Genevieve.
She remembered the Friday night, after a City Hall band concert, when he had taken her and two other girls to Tony's Tamale Grotto on Thirteenth street.
But the greatest miracle of the night was little Jacob, who ate oysters as if he had been born and bred to the business--sprinkled the pepper and the vinegar with a discretion beyond his years--and afterwards built a grotto on the table with the shells.
Liverpool has had some fabulous grottos over the years - thousands of grown-ups will remember visiting Blacklers and Lewis's as a child to wander through their festive wonderlands.
He said: "We were told that they were subcontracting all their grottos to two companies and that it was a head office decision.
FESTIVE grottos run by a garden centre have raised thousands of pounds for charity.
It is worth to note that Minister of Tourism, Michel Pharaon invited a committee of the most important international cave experts from the Caves' International Union to study the grottos' situation and their environment in Lebanon, mainly Jeita Grotto.
A & B Leisure run Santa grottos all over the country and the theft in Newcastle was the only one of its type over the festive season.
Most grottos in the UK cost about Au8 entrance fee and ours is five euros.
Santa will be visiting the following Christmas Grottos - House of Fraser Birmingham, The Mall Sutton Cold-field, Ankerside shopping centre Tamworth and the Kingfisher Shopping Centre, Redditch.