talayot

noun
ta·​la·​yot | \ təˈläˌyōt \
plural -s

Definition of talayot

: one of the prehistoric corbelled stone towers of the Balearic islands resembling the nuraghe of Sardinia

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History and Etymology for talayot

Catalan, from Arabic ṭalā'iʽ advance guard

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“Talayot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/talayot. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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