Hanging Gardens of Babylon

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, ancient city of Mesopotamia. One of the most important cities of the ancient Middle East, it was on the Euphrates River and was north of the cities that flourished in S Mesopotamia in the 3d millennium B.C.
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Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Nebuchadnezzar’s huge terraces, built to placate wife. [World Hist.: Wallechinsky, 255]

Hanging Gardens of Babylon

(in ancient Babylon) gardens, probably planted on terraces of a ziggurat: one of the Seven Wonders of the World
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The even taller tower will be decked with rotating balconies and elevated landscaping, inspired by the mythical hanging gardens of Babylon.
Drawings, seen by the Sunday Mail, show one planned resort built to replicate the legendary hanging gardens of Babylon, while another pays tribute to Rome's famous Colosseum.
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.
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It will include several historical and modern icons of architecture from around the world such as Pyramids, Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Eiffel Tower, Taj Mahal, Great Wall of China, and Leaning Tower of Pisa.
Most improbably, the complex will also include replicas of other world-famous structures like the Pyramids of Egypt, Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Eiffel Tower, Great Wall of China, and Leaning Tower of Pisa.
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Pavilion of Iraq presents its cultural relics, includes a model of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World.
The pavilion exhibits cultural relics carved with cuneiform characters and a model of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World.
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