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tope:

see stupastupa
[Sanskrit,=mound], Buddhist monument in tumulus, or mound, form, often containing relics. The words tope and dagoba are synonymous, though the latter properly refers only to a Sinhalese Buddhist stupa.
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stupa, tope

stupa topped by a chattravali
A Buddhist memorial mound, erected to enshrine a relic or to commemorate a sacred site; consists of an artificial mound, raised on a platform and surrounded by an outer ambulatory with a stone railing and four gateways, crowned by a multiple sunshade.

tope

1. a small grey requiem shark, Galeorhinus galeus, of European coastal waters
2. any of various other small sharks
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We don't have full clarity on the rule yet," Tope said.
Para la elaboracion de escalogramas, se seleccionaron en los registros GR los intervalos del tope y la base de las Zonas B1B2 de la Frm.
En La parte sureste de la isla Mamo se observa en la facies limo arcillosa, en el tope de las columnas, la icnofacies Scoyenia de los tipos Camborygma y Skolithos, y la icnofacies Coprinisphaera de los tipos Coprinisphaera, Celliforma, Termitichnus y Ellipsoideichnus, las 3 ultimas en escasas proporciones; y en la base icnofacies de Scoyenia tipo Skolithos y la icnofacies Coprinisphaera de tipo Coprinisphaera (Figuras 10 y 11).
After carefully weighing the fish, taking a few photos, the fish was released unharmed and a claim for a new British record of 66lb 10oz was on its way - the highlight of a fantastic week with Davidson taking 13 tope to 40lb, Bell taking eleven.
The British record for shore-caught tope has stood since 1982 - a fish of 58lb 2oz taken in Devon.
Call in on 022-66899263 to speak to Rajesh Tope, Maharashtra's Minister for Higher and Technical Education.
Tope, 82, has been practicing law since 1949 and was described by Manhattan divorce lawyer, Robert Wallack as "the dean of the California matrimonial bar", the <em>New York Daily News</em> reported.
The doctors have decided to wait for another day until Tope returns to hold a discussion on this matter.
The meeting between Eric and gasping-for-air Headmaster Tope is a real hoot.
Mas recientemente, Brasil entro al tope del ranking.
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