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Tawer vs. Tower — What's the Difference?

Tawer vs. Tower — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Tawer and Tower

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Tawer

To convert (an animal hide) into white leather by treating it with a mixture containing alum and salt.
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Tower

A tower is a tall structure, taller than it is wide, often by a significant factor. Towers are distinguished from masts by their lack of guy-wires and are therefore, along with tall buildings, self-supporting structures.
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Tawer

One who taws; a dresser of whitleather.
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Tower

A tall, narrow building, either free-standing or forming part of a building such as a church or castle
The south-west tower is a wonderful example of late Gothic
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Tawer

One who taws; a dresser of white leather.
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Tower

A tall structure that houses machinery, operators, etc.
A control tower
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Tower

Rise to or reach a great height
He seemed to tower over everyone else
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Tower

(of a bird) soar to a great height, especially (of a falcon) so as to be able to swoop down on the quarry.
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Tower

A building or part of a building that is exceptionally high in proportion to its width and length.
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Tower

A tall, slender structure used for observation, signaling, or pumping.
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Tower

One that conspicuously embodies strength, firmness, or another virtue.
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Tower

(Computers) A computer system whose components are arranged in a vertical stack and housed in a tall, narrow cabinet.
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Tower

To appear at or rise to a conspicuous height; loom
"There he stood, grown suddenly tall, towering above them" (J.R.R. Tolkien).
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Tower

To fly directly upward before swooping or falling. Used of certain birds.
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Tower

To demonstrate great superiority; be preeminent
Towers over other poets of the day.
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Tower

A very tall iron-framed structure, usually painted red and white, on which microwave, radio, satellite, or other communication antennas are installed; mast.
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Tower

A similarly framed structure with a platform or enclosed area on top, used as a lookout for spotting fires, plane crashes, fugitives, etc.
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Tower

A water tower.
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Tower

A control tower.
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Tower

Any very tall building or structure; skyscraper.
The Sears Tower
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Tower

(figuratively) An item of various kinds, such as a computer case, that is higher than it is wide.
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Tower

(informal) An interlocking tower.
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Tower

(figurative) A strong refuge; a defence.
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Tower

(historical) A tall fashionable headdress worn in the time of King William III and Queen Anne.
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Tower

(obsolete) High flight; elevation.
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Tower

The sixteenth trump or Major Arcana card in many Tarot decks, usually deemed an ill omen.
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Tower

(cartomancy) The nineteenth Lenormand card, representing structure, bureaucracy, stability and loneliness.
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Tower

One who tows.
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Tower

(intransitive) To be very tall.
The office block towered into the sky.
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Tower

(intransitive) To be high or lofty; to soar.
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Tower

To soar into.
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Tower

A mass of building standing alone and insulated, usually higher than its diameter, but when of great size not always of that proportion.
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Tower

A citadel; a fortress; hence, a defense.
Thou hast been a shelter for me, and a strong tower from the enemy.
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Tower

A headdress of a high or towerlike form, fashionable about the end of the seventeenth century and until 1715; also, any high headdress.
Lay trains of amorous intriguesIn towers, and curls, and periwigs.
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Tower

High flight; elevation.
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Tower

To rise and overtop other objects; to be lofty or very high; hence, to soar.
On the other side an high rock towered still.
My lord protector's hawks do tower so well.
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Tower

To soar into.
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Tower

A structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building
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Tower

Anything tall and thin approximating the shape of a column or tower;
The test tube held a column of white powder
A tower of dust rose above the horizon
A thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite
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Tower

A powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships
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Tower

Appear very large or occupy a commanding position;
The huge sculpture predominates over the fountain
Large shadows loomed on the canyon wall
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