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1Denoting a type of ancient masonry made with massive irregular blocks.‘cyclopean stone walls’
- ‘We were at the bus stop in front of the cyclopean walls built by King Herod in the 1st century BCE.’
2Of or resembling a Cyclops.‘a cyclopean eye’
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