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  • n. Plural form of campanile.

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Examples

  • The two campaniles are 72 meters (236 feet) high, and the cupola of the basilica is 92 meters (302 feet) high.

    I visited this amazing place whilst on Pilgrimage in Avila

  • Jean-Marc's aunt, Marie-Françoise, tells me that such open bell towers, or campaniles, are constructed in windy regions where it is better to go with the flow than to be beaten down by the Mistral.

    poursuivre - French Word-A-Day

  • Jean-Marc's aunt tells me that such open bell towers, or campaniles, are constructed in windy regions where it is better to go with the flow than to be beaten down by the Mistral.

    French Word-A-Day:

  • The chort of Nicholas Within was my guide and I raised a dome on the wherewithouts of Michan: by awful tors my wellworth building sprang sky spearing spires, cloud cupoled campaniles: further this.

    Finnegans Wake

  • A violent earthquake caused all the bells in the campaniles of Venice to ring out.

    Earthquakes in Venice

  • It will be shaped "like a square, with the corners cut out", bringing fans closer to the action, and nosebleed seats will have will "views to the snow-topped Dolomite mountains" and "the campaniles of Venice".

    New Venetian Soccer Stadium In The Works

  • A “fearsome earthquake” devastated an area from Naples to Venice, collapsing houses and campaniles.

    Earthquakes in Venice

  • Russian-style onion domes alternated with Italian-style campaniles.

    The Holy Mountain

  • Gregorian chanting accompanied by campaniles (church bells) entitle "Legregious Gregorious".

    Franklin's Tower Exegesis--Andrew Shalit

  • Outside the bells of the island began to ring, the Venetian campaniles reverberating with the impossible hope of peace, just as in Italy they had once rung in the exhilarating pride of war.

    Captain Corelli's Mandolin

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