How to use Pylon in a sentence

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  • How many people are aware tho, that on the outskirts of Rochdale is a veritable Mecca for pylon enthusiasts?

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  • In Denderah we have an example of the second group, in which the massive pylon is omitted.

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  • In the meantime a new type of steel pylon is being erected from the power station to a point near Sheffield.

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  • Unfortunately, some joker has decided that it would be a good idea to plant a shrubbery at the base of the pylon.

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  • The reason is that the temple had been totally submerged under the desert except for the very top of the pylon entrance.

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  • Electricity pylon number collectors want the right to roam.

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  • In front of the pylon Rameses set up colossi and a pair of obelisks (one of which was taken to Paris in 1831 and re-erected in the Place de la Concorde).

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  • At Karnak the temple had a new front added as a great pylon, which was later used as the back of the hail of columns by Seti I.

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  • Beside other temples, now destroyed, he set up the great west pylon of Karnak, and the pylon at Kharga.

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  • Nekhtnebf built the Hathor temple and great pylon at Philae, and the east pylon of Karnak, beside temples elsewhere, now vanished.

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  • Karnak was largely decorated; a granite celia was built under Philip Arrhidaeus, covered with elaborate carving; a great pylon was added to the temple of Khonsu by Ptolemy III.; the inner pylon of the Ammon-temple was carved by Ptolemy VI.

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  • The great temple of Edffl, which has its enclosure walls and pylon complete, and is the most perfect example remaining, was gradually built during a century and a half from Ptolemy III.

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  • The satisfying crackle of power lines is sufficient to warm the heart of any pylon enthusiast during a summer downpour.

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  • Not all people who are electricity pylon enthusiasts collect numbers.

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  • This is the reason why electricity pylon number collecting has gained such a reputation for anarchistic or radical subversion.

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  • Unfortunately, electricity pylon number collecting is not the only pastime popular during August.

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  • No pylon enthusiast worth their salt would normally dream of taking measures against their allies, the anglers.

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  • Use the first lap to see who's racing the best, then on the second lap, ram them into a wall or make them go headfirst into a pylon or something similar.

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  • The plan of the temple may be supposed to have included a colonnaded court in front of the present facade, and pylon towers at the entrance; but these were never built, probably for lack of funds.

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  • The Ethiopian (XXVth) dynasty built mainly in their capital under Mount Barkal, and Shabako and Tirhaka (Tahrak) also left chapels and a pylon at Thebes; and the latter added a great colonnade leading up to the temple of Karnak, of which one column is still standing.

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  • There is usually an element of both these types in the electricity pylon number collector.

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