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dome

noun [C]     /dəʊm/ US  /doʊm/
a rounded roof on a building or a room , or a building with such a roof Roofs and parts of roofs a shape like one-half of a ball : Gerald had a long grey beard and a shiny bald dome (= head ).Geometrical shapesSpherical, circular and annular objects
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