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dome

(dōm),
Structure rising to a hemispheric center.
[Fr., fr. L. domus, house]

dome

(dōm) [L domus, house]
A semicircular or balloon-shaped weakness in the wall of an aneurysm.
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Of course we ascended to the summit of the dome, and of course we also went up into the gilt copper ball which is above it.--There was room there for a dozen persons, with a little crowding, and it was as close and hot as an oven.
Dead ahead," and I saw the opening, black and yawning in the glowing dome of this underworld.
It was useless to try to pass over her, for that would have allowed her to force us against the rocky dome above, and we were already too near that as it was.
Beyond the wall rose the domes of several structures and numerous minarets dotted the sky line of the city.
This ancient dome on Mars has stood the test of time.
According to the Spokesperson PAEC, Shahid Riaz Khan, the huge steel dome weighing more than 360 tonnes, was placed upon the top of the containment building walls, in an impressive ceremony.
The Chairman PAEC, Muhammad Naeem, Member Power PAEC, Saeedur Rahman including other members and dignitaries from China witnessed the dome placement.
With Vital Dome, more people can benefit from the most advanced and most natural beauty and wellness maintenance machine that uses Far Infrared (a vital radiation of the sun), which is the ultimate, most natural, and essential factor for body rejuvenating and healing.
The first concert was at Kyocera Dome Osaka, where the nine-piece group opened with a Japanese version of its debut song "Like OOH-AHH" and "One More Time," the first single released in Japan.
Addressing journalists on behalf of the Management, the Chief Communication Officer is the Dome, Charles Ndudim said the entertainment and leisure hub which had existed over the years, was shutdown briefly for upgrade.
"These dome rooms were completely unharmed," Konishi said.
All confined track-length distributions and the HeFty models from the Yazgulem dome suggest an increased cooling since 5-2 Ma, mostly since 3-2 Ma.