Hanging Gardens of Babylon

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Hanging Gardens of Babylon

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(Placename) (in ancient Babylon) gardens, probably planted on terraces of a ziggurat: one of the Seven Wonders of the World
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Noun1.Hanging Gardens of Babylon - a terraced garden at Babylon watered by pumps from the Euphrates; construction attributed to Nebuchadnezzar around 600 BC
Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, Seven Wonders of the World - impressive monuments created in the ancient world that were regarded with awe
Babylon - the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia
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At Notre-Dame it was a tiny cell situated on the roof of the side aisle, beneath the flying buttresses, precisely at the spot where the wife of the present janitor of the towers has made for herself a garden, which is to the hanging gardens of Babylon what a lettuce is to a palm-tree, what a porter's wife is to a Semiramis.
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The building's most visible feature, the hanging gardens, use a remote-controlled, dripper irrigation system and a special process in which the roots of each plant are attached to a mesh-covered felt, and soaked with mineralized water.
The project is the first-of-its-kind which cares about the environment by providing large green areas and the hanging gardens concept, which is applied in the project for first time in Bahrain.
FCW is a multipurpose mega project being developed within New Dubai, featuring structures based on famous sites and architectural marvels of the world, such as the Pyramids, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Eiffel Tower, the Taj Mahal and the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
The Hanging Gardens of Manchester was a competition to find exciting new ways of hanging floral favourites.
Finding Babylon's Hanging Garden - Secret History TONIGHT, CHANNEL 4, 8PM Documentary about the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the only one of the seven wonders of the ancient world for which no evidence has ever been found.
The hanging gardens would rely on the technologies of using green architecture or 'biotecture', an urban concept that acknowledges that cities are not only made of buildings and infrastructure, but also contain, very often, a rich and diverse urban ecology.
London, May 6 ( ANI ): The Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, was located 300 miles to the north in Babylon's greatest rival Nineveh, a leading Oxford-based historian has claimed.
Prisha Properties has chosen Surmount Energy as a partner for their automation needs on the Hanging Gardens project at Koramangala, Bengaluru.