stela

[stee-luh]
noun, plural stelae [stee-lee] .
stele ( defs 1–3 ).
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Example sentences
The walls of the burial shaft were made in part with carved stone slabs, known
  as stelae.
It remains where it landed, surrounded by more than a hundred other stelae.
Set into twin niches chiseled into the stelae that serve as gateposts are two
  severed heads.
Ancient temples, stelae and crumbling tombs dot the tropical landscape.
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