Definition of 'minaret'
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Example sentences containing 'minaret'
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It was, or had been, a mosque, the minaret of which had been destroyed: only a stump remained. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (2003)Palm trees stood sentinel on the far bank and a graceful minaret rose against the vivid blue sky. SANDS OF TIME (2003)Jupiter asked, busily tying one end of the rope to the corner of the minaret. THREE IN ONE (2003)
Trends of 'minaret'
Used Occasionally. minaret is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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