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cyclopean

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adjective cy·clo·pe·an \ˌsī-klə-ˈpē-ən, sī-ˈklō-pē-\

Definition of cyclopean

  1. 1 often capitalized :  of, relating to, or characteristic of a Cyclops

  2. 2 :  huge, massive

  3. 3 :  of or relating to a style of stone construction marked typically by the use of large irregular blocks without mortar



Examples of cyclopean

  1. <a cyclopean granite statue that the dictator himself had commissioned>



1582

First Known Use of cyclopean

1582


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