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Some of the indoor-size pieces at the venue — notably “Exterior,” a sort of self-contained canyon — are built in the same way as the public edifices.
IN THE GALLERIES: HUMBLE MATERIALS YIELD EXTRAORDINARY ARTMARK JENKINSJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
For years, residents have pleaded for the city to convert the handsome red-brick edifice and two-acre grounds into the kind of community center many neighborhoods take for granted.
INSIDE THE HOUSING SHOWDOWN IN D.C.’S IVY CITY, WHERE KIDS HAVE NO PLACE TO PLAYPAUL SCHWARTZMANMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Such an edifice would be comparable to those found all over Mars, said Hamilton, which means this eruption could allow scientists to watch one grow on Earth in real time.
ICELAND’S ERUPTIONS REVEAL THE HOT HISTORY OF MARSROBIN GEORGE ANDREWSAPRIL 6, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
They held theirs at the high school football stadium, a hulking edifice that can seat 15,000.
THE LOST YEAR: WHAT THE PANDEMIC COST TEENAGERSBY ALEC MACGILLIS, PHOTOGRAPHY BY CELESTE SLOMANMARCH 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
It was an antique, half-Gothic, half-Saracenic looking edifice, which they now approached.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
The building in which meat and vegetables are sold, is a fine handsome edifice resembling a temple.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Enter the sacred edifice slowly, reverentially, and take your seat quietly.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
A rich, tender sunshine is streaming in through the windows, and gilding the stately edifice with the purest light.
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
The cathedral is one of lesserPg 273 importance among the great English churches, though on the whole it is an imposing edifice.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
But what a prodigious quantity of instruments must have been requisite to raise such an edifice!
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
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WORDS RELATED TO EDIFICE

  • cage
  • construction
  • edifice
  • erection
  • fabric
  • house
  • pile
  • pile of bricks
  • rockpile
  • skyscraper
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