Also found in:ThesaurusMedicalFinancialIdiomsEncyclopediaWikipedia.A roof or vault having a circular, polygonal, or elliptical base and a generally hemispherical or semispherical shape.Any of various natural structures having a rounded shape, especially:A system of strata that is uplifted in the center, forming a concentric anticline.A mass of granite that has been weathered into a rounded shape by exfoliation.A mound formed by the extrusion of viscous lava from a volcano.A form of crystal with two similarly inclined faces that meet at an edge parallel to the horizontal axis.To cover with or as if with a dome.To rise or swell into the shape of a dome.; seedem-inIndo-European roots) and from French(Architecture) a hemispherical roof or vault or a structure of similar forma crystal form in which two planes intersect along an edge parallel to a lateral axisa structure in which rock layers slope away in all directions from a central point(Architecture) to cover with or as if with a dome
n.,v.domed, doming.n.1.a.a vault, having a circular plan and usu. in the form of a portion of a sphere, so constructed as to exert an equal thrust in all directions.b.a domical roof or ceiling.c.a polygonal vault, ceiling, or roof.2.Crystall.a form having planes that intersect the vertical axis and are parallel to one of the lateral axes.3.Geol.a large-scale circular structural feature with flanks that slope gradually away from the center.4.a raised, glass-enclosed section of the roof of a railway passenger car, placed over an elevated section of seats to afford a full view of scenery.5.a mountain peak having a rounded summit.6.Slang.a persons head.v.t.7.to cover with or as if with a dome.8.to shape like a dome.v.i.9.to rise or swell as a dome.[150515; Middle Frenchdome Italianduomo Medieval Latindomus(De) house (of God), church]domal,adj.domeSee:spray dome.dome
– a concave shape whose distinguishing characteristic is that the concavity faces downward
concave shapeconcavityincurvationincurvature- a shape that curves or bends inward
human head- the head of a human being
sports stadiumstadiumarenabowl- a large structure for open-air sports or entertainments
astrodome- a transparent dome on top of an airplane where the navigator can make celestial observations
cupola- a roof in the form of a dome
geodesic dome- a lightweight dome constructed of interlocking polygons; invented by R. Buckminster Fuller
onion dome- a dome that is shaped like a bulb; characteristic of Russian and Byzantine church architecture
pressure dome- a dome-shaped building that is pressurized
roof- a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building
whispering domewhispering gallery- a space beneath a dome or arch in which sounds produced at certain points are clearly audible at certain distant points
the great golden dome of the mosque
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