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domical

Pertaining to, resembling, or characterized by a dome, as a domical church.
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(40) Fontana's lance also directs attention toward a domical edifice seen through the foliage, alluding to Christian and pagan religious buildings, e.g., Saint Peter's, Cardinal Borghese's church, and the Roman temple of Minerva Medica.
W = corallum width (mm), H = corallum height (mm), M = height to the colony's widest point (mm) Specimen W H M Growth form NIGP160711 70.08 43.73 32.15 High domical NIGP160712 56.22 47.78 47.78 High domical NIGP160713 98.19 30.78 -- Tabular Table 2.
(41) Rather, the design may representa first idea for the projection of an armature of curved blocks of travertine (precisely cut and mitred), as they were to be laid into the ribs, in creating the surfaces of the gores of the domical vault.
Pre-Classical Developments in Domical Construction.
Similarly, whether a seal is a "seal stone"--by which term, I assume, Friedenberg means an elliptical or domical stamp seal, pierced horizontally for suspension, with the piercing often so large that the seal itself looks like a ring--or a "finger ring"--meaning, I again assume, that the seal stone is a bezel, flat or convex on its engraved side, that is meant to be set into an actual finger ring or some other mount--also has implications for the attribution of seals.
(65) Regardless of the losses, it is nonetheless possible to reconstruct the tradition of arched and domical throne canopies of the past, in Italy and beyond, with the further goal of applying that tradition to a full understanding of the unusual, single-bay loggia of the Misericordia Confraternity in Florence (fig.
A domical volcano is termed a tholus, while a pancake-like structure is called a farrum.
TUG 1223-15 15 8 5 Bulbous TUG 1223-22 6 3 3 Bulbous TUG 1223-16 9.7 3.5 0 Domical TUG 1223-23 9 3.5 0.5 Domical TUG 1223-24 3.2 3.8 0.7 Domical Heliolites interstinctus TUG 1223-25 6 3 1.2 Domical TUG 1223-18 7 2.5 1 Domical TUG 1223-6 7 2.5 1 Domical TUG 1223-26 2 1.3 0.5 Domical TUG 1223-19 8 3 1 Domical TUG 1223-27 5.5 2.5 2 Bulbous TUG 1223-4 5.5 4 2 Bulbous Heliolites sp.
This description is consistent with the stone in the floors within the alcoves at the two ends of the upper-level north hall, which has the appearance of domical stromatolites that have been cut parallel to bedding (Fig.
So the programme called for a centrally focused domical building with nine equal entrances disposed symbolically to welcome people from all directions to prayer and meditation.