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Noun: obelisk  ó-bu-lisk
  1. A stone pillar having a rectangular cross section tapering towards a pyramidal top
  2. A character used in printing to indicate a second cross reference or footnote when the asterisk has already been used
    - dagger

Derived forms: obelisks

Type of: character, column, graph, grapheme, graphic symbol, pillar

Encyclopedia: Obelisk