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08:09 Nov 1, 2000
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Italian term or phrase: cupola
la piu alta parte della chiesa

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naThe dome (of a church).
Luis Luis
nacupolaxxxJon Zuber



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"A rounded vault or dome forming the roof of any building or part of a building, or supported on columns over a tomb, etc.; esp. applied to the pointed or bulbuous domes of Saracenic architecture. Often spec.: A diminutive dome rising above a roof; a domelike lantern or skylight; in practical Architecture, the ceiling of a dome."

    Oxford English Dictionary
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The dome (of a church).

Some big churches/cathedrals have both domes and steeples.

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