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landmark

[′lan‚märk]
(cell and molecular biology)
Any distinctive feature that can be used to identify a chromosome.
(engineering)
Any fixed natural or artificial monument or object used to designate a land boundary.
(navigation)
A conspicuous natural or artificial object near or on land, other than an established aid to navigation, and observable by eye or radar; used in the piloting type of navigation.

Landmark

Any building structure or place that has a special character or special historic or aesthetic interest or value as part of the heritage or cultural characteristics of a city, state, or nation.

landmark

1. Any building, structure, or place that has a special character, special historic interest, and/or special aesthetic interest, or value, as part of the development, heritage, or cultural characteristics of a nation, state, city, or town.
2. A monument, fixed object, or marker on the ground that designates the location of a land boundary.
3. A formal designation of such status for a building by a national or local authority. Also see National Historic Landmark and National Register of Historic Places.
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A distinguished Beaux Arts landmark building at 1 Wall Street Court, has been transformed into Downtown's newest residential con dominium.
Located on the northwest corner of Wall and William Streets, one block from the New York Stock Exchange and diagonally across the street from the Cipriani Grand Ballroom, 44 Wall Street has maintained all of the original 1927 architectural detail of this landmark building, while renovating many of its internal workings, including the installation of a new fiber-optic backbone for broadband internet access; the soon to be announced new and expanded lobby that will be exquisitely restored and expanded to include a new concierge desk and enhanced security systems; and new granite and ceramic tile ADA-compliant bathrooms for each newly tenanted floor.
The first installation was in a 15-story historic landmark building in downtown Salt Lake.
The arrangement calls for the venture to convert the 43-story landmark building, once the tallest building in New York, overlooking Madison Square Park into residential condominiums.
10, allowing many of the companies that call the landmark building home to get back to business as usual.
Situated in a 100-year-old historic landmark building on the corner of 15th Street and the famed Fifth Avenue, the new state-of-the-art veterinary center provides access to the most comprehensive specialty care for companion animals.
301 Carnegie Center is a landmark building in the Princeton market.
The store will be located in the historic Ansonia building at 2101 Broadway Avenue, a landmark building within a highly trafficked retail neighborhood of Manhattan's upper west side.
Swig, president of Swig Equities, LLC, owner of the landmark building at 44 Wall Street, in partnership with Zamir Equities, announced that TitleVest Agency, Inc.
The landmark building also is near other downtown sites, including the Ice Palace, the University of Tampa, Tampa General Hospital and Ybor City.
The six-story, 78,000 s/f landmark building has 65,000 s/f of Class A office space and is fully leased by Arnell Group, a subsidiary of Omnicom and M.
Swig, President of Swig Equities, LLC, owner of the landmark building at 48 Wall Street, announced that the building has signed a lease totaling 31,000 s/f, for the entire Grand Mezzanine, Ground Floor Retail, and Concourse Level One space with the Museum of American Finance, a member of the Smithsonian Museum affiliations program.