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Meaning of “dome” - Learner’s Dictionary

dome

noun [C]     /dəʊm/
a curved, round roof of a buildingArchitectureRoofs and parts of roofs
domed adjective a domed roof
Translations of “dome”
in Arabic قُبّة…
in Korean 반구형 지붕, 돔…
in Malaysian kubah…
in French dôme…
in Turkish kubbe…
in Italian cupola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 穹頂, 穹頂建築, 半球形…
in Russian купол…
in Polish kopuła…
in Vietnamese mái vòm…
in Spanish cúpula…
in Portuguese cúpula, abóbada…
in Thai หลังคารูปทรงกลม…
in German die Kuppel…
in Catalan cúpula…
in Japanese ドーム…
in Indonesian kubah…
in Chinese (Simplified) 穹顶, 穹顶建筑, 半球形…
(Definition of dome from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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