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English definition of “tower”

tower

noun [C]     /taʊər/ US  /taʊɚ/
B1 a tall , narrow structure , often square or circular , which either forms part of a building or stands alone : the Eiffel tower There's a clock on the church tower. He works in an office tower in downtown San Francisco.Buildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafes a tall , usually metal structure used for broadcasting : a radio / transmission towerBroadcasting in general
(Definition of tower noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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