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Noun Concept
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spire  steeple  church tower
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A tall tower that forms the superstructure of a building (usually a church or temple) and that tapers to a point at the top WordNet 3.0
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A tall tower that forms the superstructure of a building (usually a church or temple) and that tapers to a point at the top WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A spire is a tall, slender, pointed structure on top of a roof or tower, especially at the summit of church steeples. Wikipedia
In architecture, a steeple is a tall tower on a building, topped by a spire and often incorporating a belfry and other components. Wikipedia
Tall tower, usually on a church or public building Wikidata
Architectural element in the shape of a pyramid or cone crowning a structure (door, front, ground, etc.), much used in Gothic architecture. OmegaWiki
A steeple or bell tower. Wiktionary
A tapering structure built on a roof or tower, especially as one of the central architectural features of a church or cathedral roof. Wiktionary
Tapering architectural structure. Wiktionary (translation)
A tall tower, often on a church, normally topped with a spire. Wiktionary
A tall tower, often on a church. Wiktionary (translation)
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The spire of the church rose high above the town. Wiktionary
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