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campanile


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Campanile  \Cam`pa*ni"le\,  n.  [It.  campanile  bell  tower,  steeple, 
  fr  It  &  LL  campana  bell.]  (Arch.) 
  A  bell  tower,  esp.  one  built  separate  from  a  church. 
 
  Many  of  the  campaniles  od  Italy  are  lofty  and 
  magnificent  atructures  --Swift. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  campanile 
  n  :  a  bell  tower;  usually  stands  alone  unattached  to  a  building 
  [syn:  {belfry}] 




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