pyramidion

noun
pyr·​a·​mid·​i·​on | \ ˌpirəˈmidēˌän, -ēən \
plural pyramidions\ -​nz \ also pyramidia\ -​dēə \

Definition of pyramidion

: a small pyramid (as at the top of an obelisk or at the apex of a large pyramid)

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History and Etymology for pyramidion

New Latin, diminutive of Latin pyramid-, pyramis pyramid

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“Pyramidion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyramidion. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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