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Origin of minaret
OTHER WORDS FROM minaretmin·a·ret·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for minaret
And of course, he was even spied on by the NSA under Project MINARET.Ava DuVernay on ‘Selma,’ the Racist Sony Emails, and Making Golden Globes History|Marlow Stern|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Eventually Congress learned the NSA was also snooping on U.S. citizens through programs code named Minaret and Shamrock.Spy Chief James Clapper: We Can’t Stop Another Snowden|Eli Lake|February 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But, as with the claims for minaret building in Switzerland, more is being demanded by Muslims.
Over all rises the square, crescent-crowned minaret—no belfry, but a steeple where the chimes are rung by the human voice.
There was a minaret directly across the narrow street, so we had the call to prayer almost over our heads five times a day.Silver Chimes in Syria|W. S. Nelson
The minaret rises higher above the mosque than the steeple usually does above the church.Letters from Palestine|J. D. Paxton
By day, bathed in the hot rays of the sun, its tall minaret-like outline looks like a block of ice against the blue sky.From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan|Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky
Minaret and pinnaret, battlement and shuttle-door, it was a perfect drug-store, nobly planned.Ptomaine Street|Carolyn Wells