permanent monument

permanent monument

[′pər·mə·nənt ′män·yə·mənt]
(mining engineering)
A monument of a lasting character for marking a mining claim; it may be a mountain, hill, or ridge.
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And, I trust, America will be the broad and solid foundation of other edifices, not less magnificent, which will be equally permanent monuments of their errors.
The Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Monument Fund Commission has launched a new website to help provide updates on the fund and progress on the project as well as offers a streamlined way to make donations so that a permanent monument for Michigans fallen officers can be built.
Writing an obituary for the newspaper is different from setting up a permanent monument next to other people buried in a cemetery.
Also present at ATM will be Louvre Abu Dhabi, due to open later this year, Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau, Qasr Al Muwaiji, Al Ain Oasis, Cruise Abu Dhabi and Wahat Al Karama - the permanent monument to honour the country's martyrs.
A service was held at the UK's National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire on Sunday dedicated to the 371 British soldiers who died during the EOKA years in Cyprus, 1955-1959, with a four-tonne rock brought in from the island as a permanent monument to them.
The Emirates stands as a permanent monument to his past brilliance.
The impressive and permanent monument has been built in the heart of the city, in the Bois-Louis park.
The football legend made the vow as he officially handed over PS5000 towards a permanent monument to the World War I housewife who fought for vulnerable tenants.
The Swede smiled as he prepared to go out and meet sponsors and fans, joking that one day he too could have a permanent monument in Orebro.
A cold gusty wind blew sheets of rain across the desolate pitch; slick passing moves had given way to aimless high balls; the stadium I thought charming and quaint now a permanent monument to our club's demise.
The commemoration will include readings from Kennedy's speeches, words by Mayor Mike Ramsey, a flyover, prayers and the dedication of a permanent monument in the plaza.
THE Horsemen's Group in Newmarket is throwing its weight behind a fundraising initiative to build a permanent monument to recognise the achievements of World War Two codebreaker Bill Tutte.

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