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Tall, slender tower (circular, rectangular, or polygonal on plan), usually attached to a mosque, with one or more projecting balconies from which Muslims are called to prayer.

Bloom (1989);Hilenbrand (1994);Jane Turner (1996)

Subjects: Art.

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