stately

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large evergreen with extremely large erect or spreading leaves; cultivated widely in tropics for its edible rhizome and shoots; used in wet warm regions as a stately ornamental Alocasia macrorrhiza , giant taro
large and stately mansion castle , palace
stately Protestant (especially Lutheran) hymn tune choral , chorale
stately and dignified majestic
stately home manor
walks with regular or stately step marcher , parader
tomb, large stately mausoleum
slow stately dance conducted in 3/4 time and its music minuet
stately court dance in the 17th century minuet
stately piece of music composed for dancing the minuet; often incorporated into a sonata or suite minuet
of stately appearance noble
stately court dance of the 16th and 17th centuries pavan , pavane
stately court dance of the 17th and 18th centuries; in slow time saraband
stately, graceful, and dignified statuesque
stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult swan
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