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dome

dome

 (dōm)
n.
1.
a. A roof or vault having a circular, polygonal, or elliptical base and a generally hemispherical or semispherical shape.
b. A geodesic dome.
2. A domelike structure or object.
3. Geology Any of various natural structures having a rounded shape, especially:
a. A system of strata that is uplifted in the center, forming a concentric anticline.
b. A mass of granite that has been weathered into a rounded shape by exfoliation.
c. A mound formed by the extrusion of viscous lava from a volcano.
4. Chemistry A form of crystal with two similarly inclined faces that meet at an edge parallel to the horizontal axis.
5. Slang The human head.
6. Archaic A large, stately building.
v. domed, dom·ing, domes
v.tr.
1. To cover with or as if with a dome.
2. To shape like a dome.
v.intr.
To rise or swell into the shape of a dome.

[From French dôme, dome, cathedral (from Italian duomo, cathedral, from Latin domus, house; see dem- in Indo-European roots) and from French dôme, roof (from Provençal doma, from Greek dōma, house; see dem- in Indo-European roots).]

dom′al (dō′məl) adj.

domed

(dəʊmd)
adj
1. constructed with a hemispherical form: a domed ceiling.
2. shaped like a hemispherical form: his domed head.

domed

(doʊmd)

adj.
having or shaped like a dome.
[1765–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.domed - having a hemispherical vault or domedomed - having a hemispherical vault or dome
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
Translations
ذو قُبِّه
klenutýkopulovitý
kuppelformet
hvelfdur, ávalur
kupolovitý
kubbeli

domed

[dəʊmd] ADJ [roof] → abovedado; [forehead] → en forma de huevo

domed

[ˈdəʊmd] adj
[ceiling, roof] → en dôme
[head, forehead] → bombé(e)

domed

adj forehead, ceilinggewölbt; roofkuppelförmig; domed stadiumStadion ntmit Kuppeldach

domed

[dəʊmd] adj (roof) → a cupola; (forehead) → bombato/a

dome

(doum) noun
a roof shaped like half a ball. the dome of the cathedral.
domed adjective
having or resembling a dome. a domed forehead.
References in classic literature ?
So together they went to the Throne Room, an immense domed chamber in the center of the palace.
So he followed the Prince into the great domed hall, and Dorothy and Zeb came after them, while the throng of people trooped in also.
The domed, centrally-planned design adopted to mark the site of Jesus' death and resurrection was adopted as well for Christian martyria and baptisteries.
He and his brothers built the first monolithic domed school in Emmett, Idaho, and then waited 10 years for the next order.
Her book on Sinan is a complete contrast to the countless coffee table books with stunning photographs of domed mosques and pointed minarets.