stone circle

noun

Definition of stone circle

: a circle of stones constructed by primitive or ancient peoples specifically : a circle of upright megaliths usually enclosing a mound or dolmen — compare cromlech

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“Stone circle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stone%20circle. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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