Examples of dome in a Sentence
the dome of the Capitol building
The team's new stadium is a dome.
Recent Examples of dome from the Web
The prison that housed 3,000 inmates in tent-like domes closed after the 2015 uprising.
The design incorporates such iconic Tijuana images as a lucha libre mask, a soccer ball, a food truck, and the outline of the IMAX dome of the Tijuana Cultural Center.
Herbert continued to serve in Congress while charges were pending — much to the amazement, as Gugliotta notes, of Montgomery Meigs, the Army engineer assigned to supervise construction of the dome at the U.S. Capitol.
Hadi al-Ameri, head of the Fateh alliance that is vying with Mr. Abadi, delivered a speech in front of a turquoise-tiled dome commemorating Iraqi soldiers killed in the war with Iran three decades ago.
There’s even a new bit of artwork planned for the Hallidie Plaza lobby that will make the station’s ceiling look like a dome open to the sky.
Heavy rain for a 10-minute period at the start lessened the impact of a blue dome of pyrotechnics which represented the planet, but the brief downpour did not dampen the mood.
Each one has a 24-foot-wide rotating radar dome mounted above the fuselage, and a crew of five.
The Detroit Tigers’ inexperience was evident on Monday night, from Nicholas Castellanos taking his eye off the baseball underneath a dome to Ronny Rodriguez not playing in close enough at third base against Carlos Gomez.
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Origin and Etymology of dome
DOME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dome for English Language Learners
: a large rounded roof or ceiling that is shaped like half of a ball
: a structure that looks like the dome of a building
: a stadium that is covered by a roof
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