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Palace - the official home of a king, queen, president, etc.
Castle - a large strong building with thick, high walls and towers, built in the past by kings or queens, or other important people, to defend themselves against attack.
Iconic - being a famous person or thing that people admire and see as a symbol of a particular idea, way of life, etc.
Picturesque - pretty, especially in a way that looks old-fashioned.
World Heritage Site - a natural or place that is recognized as having great international importance and is therefore protected by .
Crag - a high, steep, rough mass of rock.
Sandstone - ​a type of stone that is formed of grains of sand tightly pressed together, used in building.
Pillar - a large round stone, metal or wooden post that is used to support a bridge, the roof of a building, etc., especially when it is part of an attractive design.
Neoclassical - ​used to describe art and architecture that is based on the style of ancient Greece or Rome.





Definition of palace from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of castle from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of iconic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of picturesque from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of World Heritage Site from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of crag from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of sandstone from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of pillar from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
Definition of neoclassical from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary [ ]
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