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stele

ste·le

stele

 
pronunciation:
sti li [or] stil
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: stelai, steles
definition 1: an upright stone slab or pillar bearing an inscription or design that is used as a monument, marker, or the like.
definition 2: a surface on the face of a rock or building that is prepared to receive an inscription or design.
definition 3: the central core of vascular tissue in plant stems and roots.
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derivation: stelar (adj.)