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- n. Alternative spelling of ziggurat.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A temple tower of the Babylonians or Assyrians, consisting of a lofty pyramidal structure, built in successive stages, with outside staircases, and a shrine at the top; -- called also ziggurat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a rectangular tiered temple or terraced mound erected by the ancient Assyrians and Babylonians
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