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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An ancient upright stone slab bearing markings; The usually cylindrical central vascular portion of the axis of a vascular plant.

Usage examples (31)
  • The gravestone, called a stele, is in nearly pristine condition and archaeologists were able to translate all the writing on it.
  • Aksum also developed a coin currency and had its own unique architectural style, called 'stele'.
  • Aksum developed a coin currency and a unique architectural style called a "stele", which consisted of large stone pillars.
  • Youre lymbes shall bende, albeytte strynge as stele; for more
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