drum tower

drum tower

A round tower whose diameter is greater than its height.
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In the city of Ch`ang-an, with its triple rows of glittering walls with their tall towers uprising at intervals, its seven royal palaces all girdled with gardens, its wonderful Yen tower nine stories high, encased in marble, the drum towers and bell towers, the canals and lakes with their floating theatres, dwelt Ming Huang and T`ai Chen.
The study was approved by the institutional ethics review committees of the Second Hospital of Nanjing and Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Nanjing, China, and was performed in accordance with the ethics standards in the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki and its later amendments.
James has friends in Beijing so, after a quick freshen-up, we got a cab into town (PS11) via the Drum Tower and Houhai lake, and enjoyed a delicious South Chinese hotpot dinner at a restaurant called House of Shuhe.
Yong QIU is the Chairman of Orthopedic Surgery at Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, President of the Chinese Scoliosis Research Society, and Vice-President of the Chinese Association of Orthopedic Surgeons and one of the leading scoliosis surgeons in China.
From September 1, 2015, to November 30, 2015, a total of six patients were identified at the Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, The Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing University Medical School.
(1) Department of Anesthesiology, Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Medical College of Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
Hongqian Guo, Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, The Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing University Medical School, Nanjing Medical University, China; dr.ghq@163.com
Synopsis: "The Drum Tower" by Farnoosh Moshiri's set in the Iranian Revolution of 1979.
At a previous hearing Jenkins, of Drum Tower View, Caerphilly, pleaded guilty to fraudulent trading.
Farnoosh Moshiri; THE DRUM TOWER; Black Heron Press (Fiction: Historical) 25.95 ISBN: 9781936364060
But Tony Angell, of Sherwood, who packed his drum to play in the fair's Drum Tower, said less is more.
As you start exploring the Drum Tower Market, someone offers to sell you a special Chinese treat--scorpion on a stick!