domed : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s having a hemispherical vault or dome
- Despite the dogged conviction of the late, high-domed Publicist Arthur Brisbane that high-domed foreheads are a mark of superior intelligence, a mass of evidence has been .
- By the time they reached the steps of the bronze-domed city hall, the crowd of youthful homosexuals, male and female, had been joined by many more conventional citizens, and an .
- It's oddly shaped, with a domed roof; it used to house batting cages, and before that, it was a hardware store.
News & Articles
- Astrodome, JFK Flying Saucer Make 2013 Endangered List
The Astrodome was the world’s first domed sports stadium. Since Houston’s professional sports teams moved into the Reliant Stadium in 2001, the Astrodome has fallen into decay and has been cited for fire-code violations.
June 19, 2013 - Bloomberg
- AP PHOTOS: Astrodome, JFK terminal endangered
FILE - In this May 21, 2012, file photo, rows of dirty, tattered seats ring the Astrodome in Houston. Once touted as the Eighth Wonder of the World, the nation's first domed stadium sits quietly gathering dust and items for storage.
June 19, 2013 - Washington Examiner
- Ancient Chinese murals saved from tomb robbers
By Owen JarusLiveScienceA colorful, well-preserved "mural tomb," where a military commander and his wife were likely buried nearly 1,500 years ago, has been uncovered in China.The domed tomb's murals, whose original colors are largely preserved, was discovered in Shuozhou City, about 200 miles (330 kilometers) southwest of Beijing. Researchers estimate that the murals cover an area of about 860 ...
June 18, 2013 - NBC NEWS
- Drayton McLane in USA Today
I violently protested from the time it was mentioned on Thursday,McLane said in a telephone interview, "but as we went through the exercise and there was no other domed stadium with availability, and with rain predicted in Atlanta and...
- Thomas Boswell in Wall Street Journal Blogs (blog)
Nobody's even close,Thomas Boswell writes in the Washington Post. "Not after Tampa Bay finished last in the American League East in nine of its previous 10 seasons. Not after playing in its Tropicana Field dungeon, a domed park that looks...
- Don Shula in USA Today
He was an outstanding punter for us and his booming kicks often helped us win the field position battle,Don Shula, who coached Roby, said in a statement released by the Dolphins. "Often on walkthroughs in domed stadiums the day before the...