megalith definition

  • noun:
    • a really big rock found in different primitive architectures or monumental designs, particularly in western European countries through the second millennium B.C.
    • A construction concerning one or a few around hewn rock pieces of good dimensions.
    • a sizable rock used in these types of a construction.
    • a big stone; particularly, a big stone utilized in making old monuments.
    • a fantastic rock; specifically, a stone of great dimensions used in useful work or as a monument, such as old Cyclopean and alleged Druidic or Celtic continues to be.
    • memorial consisting of a rather huge stone forming element of a prehistoric framework (especially in western European countries)

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