twin towers


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Noun1.twin towers - twin skyscrapers 110 stories high in New York Citytwin towers - twin skyscrapers 110 stories high in New York City; built 1368 feet tall in 1970 to 1973; destroyed by a terrorist attack on September 11, 2001
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Greater New York, New York, New York City - the largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural center
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From this central block rose the twin towers, ancient, crenelated, and pierced with many loopholes.
The musical extravaganza took place at The Plaza, nestled under the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, the headquarters of Malaysia's fully integrated oil and gas multinational ranked among the largest corporations on FORTUNE Global 500.
'So far, we have not set a timetable for the construction of the Thai Boon Roong twin towers as yet.
figure By GEORGE ODIWUOR The Homa Bay County government's ability to combat disaster was on Wednesday put to test after fire broke out next to a hotel owned by a top government official.The fire, whose cause was not immediately established, consumed unknown number of stalls next to Homa Bay Town's Twin Towers Hotel.
Sixteen years have passed since the attacks on the Twin Towers in New York and Washington, which killed nearly 3,000 people, the BNT recalls.
Lahore's development is being added up with a new insertion-a high rise being called twin towers having 28 storeys.
I THOUGHT Wallmart's Twin Towers of Coca-Cola was an ill-thought out insult to 9/11 victims.
The construction of luxury residential twin towers which will be part of the new Ayia Napa marina will start in late September, Mayor Yiannis Karousos announced on Tuesday.
William and Kate began the last day of their American tour at the Manhattan site of the former World Trade Centre (WTC) twin towers. Nearly 3,000 people, including 67 Britons, were killed when Islamist extremists hijacked passenger jets and flew them into the WTC's twin towers and the Pentagon in Washington DC in 2001.
Ten years after the destruction of the World Trade Center Twin Towers, the 9/11 Memorial opened with an exclusive tour for the victims' families.
AN Anglesey woman and her friend have been branded "idiots" after they won a Halloween fancy dress competition dressed as the burning Twin Towers.
Midciti is a 76.1 per cent indirect subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) and is the owner of the 88-storey PETRONAS Twin Towers. Rental payments from PETRONAS as the head lessee of the PETRONAS Twin Towers under a triple net lease agreement between the national oil company and Midciti will constitute the principal and profit payments under the programme.