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noun as in monument

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They also are recreating ancient techniques themselves — from rolling pyramid rocks to testing out ancient tar recipes.

Societies can prepare for inversion of the population pyramid if they consider the different scenarios, but it will require long term planning.

While those with higher incomes can afford to save more, “we can’t say the same about people who are at the bottom of the pyramid, which is a major chunk,” he says.

From Ozy

ROMY is an upside-down pyramid of pipes, about the length of a telephone pole on each side.

The word “mummy” conjures images of gold-coated, bandage-wrapped bodies, hidden away in pyramids.

As the pyramid grew, the teen struggled to manage his responsibilities at home, in school and with his sham company.

For 27 years, the 105 floors of Ryugyong Hotel, a monstrous three-winged, glass-and-concrete pyramid, have gone unused.

“This pyramid monster hotel will monopolize all the business in the city,” CEO Reto Wittwer said.

Musto covered the scene at the tiny Pyramid club on Avenue A, where RuPaul, Debbie Harry and Madonna performed and hung out.

Finally, a pyramid constructed from Germany army helmets in New York City in 1918.

MacRae stacked the dry wood in a neat pyramid twelve inches from the bare soles of Hicks' feet.

By this time Jacques had filled his tray, had folded up the shining white table-cloth and placed it over his pyramid of plates.

The half-breed helped Helen dismount and told her to go to his tent, a small, pyramid affair at one end of the glade.

As it was, there would be time to send the toll-money to Pyramid Harbor and take all proper precautions.

Suddenly above the breakwater appeared a black pyramid, growing bigger every moment; then another, then many.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pyramid, such as: edifice, memorial, monolith, shrine, tomb, and cairn.

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