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tow'er of si'lence



Pronunciation: (tou'ur), [key]
a circular stone platform, typically 30 ft. (9.1 m) in height, on which the Parsees of India leave their dead to be devoured by vultures. Also called dakhma.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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