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Moniment vs. Monument

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Moniment

(obsolete) Something to preserve memory; a reminder; a monument.
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Monument

A monument is a type of structure that was explicitly created to commemorate a person or event, or which has become relevant to a social group as a part of their remembrance of historic times or cultural heritage, due to its artistic, historical, political, technical or architectural importance. Some of the first monuments were dolmens or menhirs, megalithic constructions built for religious or funerary purposes.
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Moniment

A mark, image, or superscription; a record.
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Monument

A statue, building, or other structure erected to commemorate a notable person or event
A monument to Magellan is in the main square of the city
A simple stone monument marked the nearby crash site
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Moniment

Something to preserve memory; a reminder; a monument; hence, a mark; an image; a superscription; a record.
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Monument

A structure, such as a building or sculpture, erected as a memorial.
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Monument

An inscribed marker placed at a grave; a tombstone.
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Monument

Something venerated for its enduring historic significance or association with a notable past person or thing
The architectural monuments of ancient Rome.
Traditions that are monuments to an earlier era.
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Monument

An outstanding enduring achievement
A translation that is a monument of scholarship.
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Monument

An exceptional example
"Thousands of them wrote texts, some of them monuments of dullness" (Robert L. Heilbroner).
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Monument

An object, such as a post or stone, fixed in the ground so as to mark a boundary or position.
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Monument

A structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons, or as a memorial; a commemoration.
There is a monument on the town green to the soldiers who died in World War I.
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Monument

An important site owned by the community as a whole.
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Monument

An exceptional or proud achievement.
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Monument

An important burial vault or tomb.
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Monument

Any grave marker.
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Monument

A legal document.
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Monument

A surveying reference point marked by a permanently fixed marker (a survey monument).
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Monument

A pile of stones left by a prospector to claim ownership of ore etc. found in a mine.
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Monument

(surveying) A natural or artificial object used as a reference point.
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Monument

A surviving record.
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Monument

(transitive) To mark or memorialize with a monument.
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Monument

Something which stands, or remains, to keep in remembrance what is past; a memorial.
Of ancient British artA pleasing monument.
Our bruised arms hung up for monuments.
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Monument

A building, pillar, stone, or the like, erected to preserve the remembrance of a person, event, action, etc.; as, the Washington monument; the Bunker Hill monument. Also, a tomb, with memorial inscriptions.
On your family's old monumentHang mournful epitaphs, and do all ritesThat appertain unto a burial.
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Monument

A stone or other permanent object, serving to indicate a limit or to mark a boundary.
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Monument

A saying, deed, or example, worthy of record.
Acts and Monuments of these latter and perilous days.
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Monument

A structure erected to commemorate persons or events
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Monument

An important site that is marked and preserved as public property
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Monument

A burial vault (usually for some famous person)
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