onion-domed tower

onion-domed tower

An onion dome placed on a tower whose height is large compared to its diameter; once a characteristic of Baroque church architecture in southern Germany, where one onion dome was sometimes placed atop another.
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A riverside landmark with its green, onion-domed towers, the hotel was originally the terminal of the Holland-America Line, where luxury transatlantic liners docked.