rood spire

variants: or rood steeple

Definition of rood spire

: a rood tower with a spire

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First Known Use of rood spire

circa 1822, in the meaning defined above

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“Rood spire.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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