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Pyramids, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishPyramids, thethe PyramidsPyr‧a‧mids, the /ˈpɪrəmɪdz/  the ancient Egyptian pyramids, which were built to contain the bodies and possessions of the dead pharaohs (=kings of ancient Egypt). The most famous of these are the three pyramids at El Giza, near Cairo, which include the Great Pyramid and are one of the seven wonders of the world.
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