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obelisk

noun

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a tall, four-sided stone column that becomes narrower toward the top and that ends in a point
  • The granite obelisk stands at the exact center of the park.

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The first known use of obelisk was in 1561

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“Obelisk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/obelisk. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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