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Crystal Palace, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishCrystal Palace, thethe Crystal PalaceˌCrystal ˈPalace, the 🔊 🔊 a large building made of glass and iron, built in hyde park, London to contain the great exhibition of 1851. The building was later moved to South London, but was destroyed by fire in 1936. The nameCrystal Palace’ is still used for a football team and a sports ground in South London.
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