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obelisk

ob´e`lisk   Pronunciation: ǒb´ĕ`lĭsk
n.1.An upright, four-sided pillar, gradually tapering as it rises, and terminating in a pyramid called pyramidion. It is ordinarily monolithic. Egyptian obelisks are commonly covered with hieroglyphic writing from top to bottom.
2.(Print.) A mark of reference; - called also dagger [Dagger, n., 2.
v. t.1.To mark or designate with an obelisk.
[imp. & p. p. Obelisked ; p. pr. & vb. n. Obelisking.]
Noun1.obeliskobelisk - a stone pillar having a rectangular cross section tapering towards a pyramidal top
2.obelisk - a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote
Synonyms: dagger
antenna tower, arch, barbican, barrow, belfry, bell tower, boundary stone, brass, bust, cairn, campanile, cenotaph, colossus, column, cromlech, cross, cup, cupola, cyclolith, derrick, dolmen, dome, fire tower, footstone, grave, gravestone, headstone, hoarstone, inscription, lantern, lighthouse, marker, martello, martello tower, mast, mausoleum, megalith, memento, memorial, memorial arch, memorial column, memorial statue, memorial stone, menhir, minaret, monolith, monument, mound, necrology, obituary, observation tower, pagoda, pilaster, pillar, pinnacle, plaque, pole, prize, pylon, pyramid, reliquary, remembrance, ribbon, rostral column, shaft, shrine, skyscraper, spire, standpipe, steeple, stela, stone, stupa, tablet, television mast, testimonial, tomb, tombstone, tope, tour, tower, trophy, turret, water tower, windmill tower
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