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Burj Dubai:

see Burj KhalifaBurj Khalifa
[Arab.,=Khalifa Tower], skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, that is the tallest building in the world. The centerpiece of a large urban development, it stands 2,717 ft (828 m) high and has 163 floors.
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They are also fitted with a aematerials hoist' which is used to replace broken glass panels on the Burj Dubai Tower.
<div class="caption">The skyline of Dubai shows the Burj Dubai Tower, the tallest tower in the world January 4, 2010.
Tall order: The Burj Dubai Tower will be 818 metres tall and feature more than 160 storeys.
The tower, at the centre of the Nakheel port and harbour complex, is to be 'over one kilometre' high and have more than 200 floors, beating its nearest rival, the existing Burj Dubai tower, still under construction and due to rise to a mere 818 metres.
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CHICAGO--The Burj Dubai Tower in the United Arab Emirates is now officially the world's tallest free-standing structure.
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