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  • proper noun An iron tower built on the Champ de Mars beside the Seine River in Paris, a global icon of France; one of the most recognizable structures in the world.

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  • noun a wrought iron tower 300 meters high that was constructed in Paris in 1889; for many years it was the tallest man-made structure


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