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mon·o·lith / ˈmänl-i[unvoicedth]/ • n. 1. a large single upright block of stone, esp. one shaped into or serving as a pillar or monument. ∎  a very large and characterless building: the 72-story monolith overlooking the waterfront. ∎  a large block of concrete sunk in water, e.g., in the building of a dock. 2. a large and impersonal political, corporate, or social structure regarded as intractably indivisible and uniform: states struggling to break away from the Moscow-dominated communist monolith.

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monolith. Anything made of one piece of stone, e.g. an obelisk or column-shaft.

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