Eiffel Tower


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Eiffel Tower

n
(Placename) a tower in Paris: designed by A. G. Eiffel; erected for the 1889 Paris Exposition. Height: 300 m (984 ft), raised in 1959 to 321 m (1052 ft)

Eif′fel Tow′er

(ˈaɪ fəl)
n.
a tower of skeletal iron construction in Paris, France: built for the exposition of 1889. 984 ft. (300 m) high.
[after A. German. Eiffel (1832–1923), its engineer and principal designer]
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Noun1.Eiffel Tower - a wrought iron tower 300 meters high that was constructed in Paris in 1889Eiffel Tower - a wrought iron tower 300 meters high that was constructed in Paris in 1889; for many years it was the tallest man-made structure
capital of France, City of Light, French capital, Paris - the capital and largest city of France; and international center of culture and commerce
Translations
torni
tour Eiffel

Eiffel Tower

[ˌaɪfəlˈtaʊəʳ] Ntorre f Eiffel

Eiffel Tower

[ˌaɪfəlˈtaʊər] ntour f Eiffel
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Presently the English Channel was bridged--a series of great iron Eiffel Tower pillars carrying mono-rail cables at a height of a hundred and fifty feet above the water, except near the middle, where they rose higher to allow the passage of the London and Antwerp shipping and the Hamburg-America liners.
At the head, where sits the bride, is a snow-white cake, with an Eiffel tower of constructed decoration, with sugar roses and two angels upon it, and a generous sprinkling of pink and green and yellow candies.
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In keeping up with their annual tradition, the Eiffel Tower is expected to be lit up as locals and visitors from the around the world celebrate New Year's Eve in the city.
The iconic Eiffel Tower switches off lights in tribute to the victims of Egypt mosque attack that killed more than 230 people.
The award was presented by Robby Wells, the Presidential Candidate of US Election 2020 at Eiffel Tower, Paris.
On May 26, Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo said the lights of the Eiffel Tower would go dark after midnight in solidarity with the victims.
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The Eiffel Tower is as much a symbol of all of France as it is of Paris.
PARIS, Aug 5 (KUNA) -- Heavily-armed police stormed the base of the Eiffel Tower in Paris on Friday as crowds of tourists were evacuated from the iconic landmark.