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bell tower

n.
A tower in which a bell or a set of bells is hung.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bell tower - a tower that supports or shelters a bellbell tower - a tower that supports or shelters a bell
belfry - a room (often at the top of a tower) where bells are hung
belfry, campanile - a bell tower; usually stands alone unattached to a building
tower - a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building
Translations

bell tower

ntorre f campanaria
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Nicholson, an 18 year investment management veteran, co-founded Belltower Advisors in 2009, where he managed the metals and mining portfolio.
At Salisbury, for instance, it was a wretched late- 18th century bishop who employed James Wyatt--'The Destroyer' (1746-1813)--to demolish the detached medieval belltower, sweep away two chapels and porches and to tidy up the interior, while at Reims the great rood screen and the medieval labyrinth on the floor were removed at about the same time for equally frivolous reasons.
Col John Muston the commandant of the joint Services Mountain Training Centre at Tywyn is presented with an Alpine Plaque from General Borgenni to mark his visit to Snowdonia, with them is Lft Col Friscone who is on an exchange appointment at Brigade HQ Tywyn Grammar School rugby team of 1956/57 Llangelynin church and belltower, near Tywyn.
The Piazza delle Erbe is also home to the 12th century belltower, the Torre dei Lamberti, which offers views across the city from the top, and is accessible by lift or staircase.
Built at the end of the 19th Century, this redbrick former flour mill and granary (the owner was one Giovanni Stucky) has 379 rooms plus a chic rooftop pool and bar area that is THE place to be seen, with views stretching across the water to the city's iconic Campanile belltower in Piazza San Marco.
Money raised from the concert will go to the church's belltower restoration project.
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So you won't go far without hearing Italian being spoken or seeing Italian street names in the beautiful old town, which is dominated by Saint-Michel's Basilica and its magnificent belltower.
Travis had prudently posted a sentinel in the belltower of San Fernando church that morning after daybreak, and at about 10 AM he had seen Sesma's cavalry moving through the brush along Alazan Creek and quickly gave the alarm.
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THE latter has a belltower which offers urivalled views of Venice, better even that those from the top of the much busier Campanile tower at St Mark's Square.