Subterranean+passage

  • 1 subterranean — sub|ter|ra|ne|an [ˌsʌbtəˈreıniən] adj [usually before noun] [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: subterraneus, from terra earth ] beneath the surface of the Earth ▪ subterranean passage …

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  • 2 Subterranean — Sub ter*ra ne*an, Subterraneous Sub ter*ra ne*ous, a. [L. subterraneus; sub under + terra earth. See {Terrace}.] Being or lying under the surface of the earth; situated within the earth, or under ground; as, subterranean springs; a subterraneous… …

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  • 3 passage — noun 1 narrow way through ADJECTIVE ▪ long, short ▪ narrow, small ▪ winding ▪ connecting, side …

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  • 4 passage grave — noun : a subterranean burial chamber entered through a long passage resembling a tunnel * * * Archaeol. a megalithic tomb of the Neolithic and Copper or early Bronze ages found in the British Isles and Europe, consisting of a roofed burial… …

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  • 5 subterranean — adj. Subterranean is used with these nouns: ↑chamber, ↑passage, ↑tunnel, ↑vault …

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  • 6 Ley tunnel — Ley tunnels are a common element of the local folklore tradition in the United Kingom and they also occur in Europe. Ley tunnels are said to physically link together such prominent places as country houses, castles, churches, ancient monuments… …

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  • 7 Ingatestone Hall — is a sixteenth century manor house in Essex, England. It was built by Sir William Petre, and his descendants live in the house to this day.Queen Elizabeth I spent several nights at the hall on her royal progress of 1561.The Hall has two priest… …

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  • 8 mine — mine1 /muyn/, pron. 1. a form of the possessive case of I used as a predicate adjective: The yellow sweater is mine. 2. something that belongs to me: Mine is the red car. 3. Archaic. my (used before a word beginning with a vowel or a silent h, or …

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  • 9 National Art Schools (Cuba) — World Monuments Fund video on conservation of the National Schools of Art School of Music, Vittorio Garatti Cuba s National Art Schools (Escuelas Nacionales de Arte, now known as the Instituto Superior de Arte) …

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  • 10 mine — 1. poss.pron. 1 the one or ones belonging to or associated with me (it is mine; mine are over there). 2 (attrib. before a vowel) archaic = MY (mine eyes have seen; mine host). Phrases and idioms: of mine of or belonging to me (a friend of mine).… …

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  • 11 mine — I. /maɪn / (say muyn) pronoun (possessive) 1. the possessive form of I1, used predicatively or absolutely: it was mine; mine was the first offer; a book of mine. –adjective 2. Archaic my (used before a noun beginning with a vowel or h, or after a …

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  • 12 sub´ter|ra´ne|an|ly — sub|ter|ra|ne|an «SUHB tuh RAY nee uhn», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. beneath the earth s surface; underground: »A subterranean passage led from the castle to the cave. Mammoth Cave, the biggest of the subterranean caverns in the limestone deposits… …

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  • 13 sub|ter|ra|ne|an — «SUHB tuh RAY nee uhn», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. beneath the earth s surface; underground: »A subterranean passage led from the castle to the cave. Mammoth Cave, the biggest of the subterranean caverns in the limestone deposits of central… …

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  • 14 Minor places in Beleriand — Middle earth portal J. R. R. Tolkien s Middle earth legendarium contains many locations. Some of the minor places in the region of Beleriand during the First Age are described below. It is to be supposed that all of them were destroyed in the… …

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  • 15 FOLKLORE — This entry is arranged according to the following outline: introduction …

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  • 16 The Vatican —     The Vatican     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Vatican     This subject will be treated under the following heads:     I. Introduction; II. Architectural History of the Vatican Palace; III. Description of the Palace; IV. Description of the… …

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  • 17 Department store — A department store is a retail establishment which satisfies a wide range of the consumer s personal and residential durable goods product needs; and at the same time offering the consumer a choice of multiple merchandise lines, at variable price …

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  • 18 cave — I cave, cavern (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. recess, grotto; lair, burrow, den. See concavity, abode. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. cavern, hollow, rock shelter, grotto; see hole 3 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. cavern, grotto,… …

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  • 19 underground — n. region beneath the ground s surface; secret organization fighting occupational forces or an established government; (British) subway, underground train system; subterranean passage adj. subterranean, below the surface of the ground; to be used …

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  • 20 undergrounds — n. region beneath the ground s surface; secret organization fighting occupational forces or an established government; (British) subway, underground train system; subterranean passage adj. subterranean, below the surface of the ground; to be used …

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