pillar

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ringlike molding around capital of pillar annulet
column or pillar, top part of capital
pillar shaped like female caryatid
female figure on column, pillar caryatid
pillar, female figure as supporting caryatid
fifth pillar of Islam is a pilgrimage to Mecca during the month of Dhu al-Qadah; at least once in a lifetime a Muslim is expected to make a religious journey to Mecca and the Kaaba hadj , haj , hajj
chordophone that has a triangular frame consisting of a sounding board and a pillar and a curved neck; the strings stretched between the neck and the soundbox are plucked with the fingers harp
statue consisting of a squared stone pillar with a carved head (usually a bearded Hermes) on top; used in ancient Greece as a boundary marker or signpost herm
(Old Testament) when God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, Lot and his family were told to flee without looking back; Lot's wife was disobedient and was immediately changed into a pillar of salt Lot's wife
central conical bony pillar of the cochlea modiolus
central pillar of a circular staircase newel
pillar with pyramid top, four-sided Egyptian obelisk
thin and pointed stone pillar obelisk
Egyptian four-sided pillar with pyramid top obelisk
stone pillar having a rectangular cross section tapering towards a pyramidal top obelisk
pillar, rectangular, supporting arch or roof pier
bridge pillar at junction of spans pier
pillar with capital and base pilaster
red pillar-shaped letter box pillar box
second pillar of Islam is prayer; a prescribed liturgy performed five times a day (preferably in a mosque) and oriented toward Mecca salaah , salaat , salah , salat
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