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edifice

ed·i·fice

edifice

 
 
pronunciation:
e d fihs
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a building, esp. a large or impressive structure.
The old newspaper building was a lofty edifice in its time.
synonyms:
erection
similar words:
building, construction, structure
definition 2: an abstract structure or system that has developed in a complex manner.
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