Tower

To climb upwards orig, ME :tor>OF: tur>Lat: turris=tower
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Tower

• (n.) A citadel; a fortress; hence, a defense. • (n.) A structure appended to a larger edifice for a special purpose, as for a belfry, and then usually high in proportion to its width and to the height of the rest of the edifice; as, a church tower. • (v. i.) To rise and overtop other objects; to be lofty or very high; hence, to soa...
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Tower

(slang) A Player owned starbase.
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tower

1. A mass of building standing alone and insulated, usually higher than its diameter, but when of great size not always of that proportion. A projection from a line of wall, as a fortification, for purposes of defense, as a flanker, either or the same height as the curtain wall or higher. ... A structure appended to a larger edifice for a special p...
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tower

pillar noun anything tall and relatively thin that approximates the shape of a column or tower; `the test tube held a column of white powder`; `a tower of dust rose above the horizon`; `a thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite`
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tower

noun a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building
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Tower

[typeface] Tower was a slab serif typeface designed by Morris Fuller Benton for American Type Founders, and based upon his earlier design for Stymie, but with straight sides to the round letters emphasizing the vertical appearance. Tower Italic was designed but not cast. In 1936, Tower Bold was started by the same designer, but was instead ...
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Tower

[ward] Tower is one of the 25 wards of the City of London and takes its name from its proximity to the Tower of London. The ward covers the area of the City that is closest to the Tower. Prior to boundary changes in 2003, Tower contained all of Great Tower Street and historically was known as `Tower Street` ward. John Leake`s 1667 map of th...
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Tower

Tow'er intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle towered ; present participle & verbal noun towering .] To rise and overtop other objects; to be lofty or very high; hence, to soar. « On the other side an high rock towered
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Tower

Tow'er noun [ Middle English tour , tor , tur , French tour , Latin turris ; akin to Greek ...; confer W. twr a tower, Ir. tor a castle, Gael. torr a tower, castle. Confer Tor , Turret .] 1. (Architecture) (a)
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Tower

Tow'er transitive verb To soar into. [ Obsolete] Milton.
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Tower

A structure that supports a wind generator, usually high in the air.
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tower

a support which may be made of such material as steel, wood, concrete, and comprising a body which is normally four-sided, and cross-arms
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Tower

A tall structure generally set above the crossing of the church or the west front.
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tower

A tall structure,either square or round in shape, rising higher than the rest of the building.
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Tower

A tower is a tall, narrow building or structure, usually of a square, circular, or rectangular section, either standing alone or forming part of a castle, church, etc.
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Tower

An exceptionally tall portion of a building.
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tower

any structure that is relatively tall in proportion to the dimensions of its base. It may be either freestanding or attached to a building or wall. ... [4 related articles]
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Tower

is the structure of a wind energy system that supports the rotor and power train, etc., above the
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Tower

See tower house.
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Tower

Tall narrow circular stone towers with conical roofs built within Irish monasteries, probably as places of refuge, from the 9th century ad onwards. A small number of examples were built in western Scotland and the Isle of Man. Typically such towers had several storeys, each lit by a small window. The doors were set high off the ground, making them ...
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Tower

Term used to refer to the final point of Gravel Pit or the center tower in Hightower.
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tower

The base structure that supports and elevates a wind turbine rotor and nacelle.
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Tower

The mount on the bar that holds the faucets and is cooled to maintain beer temperature up to the point of dispense.
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Tower

Tower (shortened from Tower Bridge) is London Cockney rhyming slang for a fridge.
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