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Origin of edifice
synonym study for edifice
OTHER WORDS FROM edificeed·i·fi·cial [ed-uh-fish-uhl], /ˌɛd əˈfɪʃ əl/, adjectiveun·ed·i·fi·cial, adjective
Words nearby edifice
Example sentences from the Web for edifice
A stage was erected next to the edifice and hundreds would gather to watch floggings, crying out “Allahu Akbar!”Who Is Fazlullah? The Pakistani Mullah Who Targeted Malala|Michael Daly|November 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
With a powerful lever the soldiers attempted to prise open the door of the columbarium, shaking the edifice on its foundations.The Death of the Gods|Dmitri Mrejkowski
Close at hand the edifice gained in austerity and dignity while it lost the last of its scanty air of hospitality.Doom Castle|Neil Munro
They perform important offices, although they are not the materials to rear and consolidate the edifice of thought.On the Nature of Thought|John Haslam
He was a forgotten unit in that subaltern rank, on whose individual merits the titled built their edifice of fame.
The growl is in fact no other than the humming note of bull-roarers swung by men, who are concealed within the edifice.The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Volume I (of 3)|Sir James George Frazer