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PYRAMIDION (diminutive of " pyramid ")

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Originally appearing in Volume V22, Page 685 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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PYRAMIDION (diminutive of " pyramid "), an architectural term for the copper-gilt casing covering the apex of an obelisk, and generally extended to its upper termination of pyramidical form. .
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PYRAMIDAL CLASS (Hemimorphic-tetartohedral)

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