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Definition of Grottoes

Grottoes
Grotto Grot"to, n.; pl. Grottoes. [Formerly grotta, fr. It. grotta, LL. grupta, fr. L. crypta a con cealed subterranran passage vault, cavern, Gr. ?, fr. ? concealed, fr. ? to conceal. Cf. Grot, Crypt.] A natural covered opening in the earth; a cave; also, an artificial recess, cave, or cavernlike apartment.

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- occurring grottoes are often small caves near water that are usually flooded or liable to flood at high tide. Sometimes, artificial grottoes are used as...
- Grottoes may refer to: The plural form of Grotto (disambiguation) Grottoes, Virginia, a town named for the nearby cave system Grand Caverns This disambiguation...
- The Longmen Grottoes (simplified Chinese: 龙门石窟; traditional Chinese: 龍門石窟; pinyin: Lóngmén Shíkū; lit. 'Dragon's Gate Grottoes') or Longmen Caves are some...
- The Yungang Grottoes, formerly the Wuzhoushan Grottoes (Wuzhou Shan 武州山 / 武周山), are ancient Chinese Buddhist temple grottoes near the city of Datong in...
- The National Sanctuary of our Sorrowful Mother, po****rly known as The Grotto, is a Catholic outdoor shrine and sanctuary located in the Madison South...
- The Maijishan Grottoes (simplified Chinese: 麦积山石窟; traditional Chinese: 麥積山石窟; pinyin: Màijīshān Shíkū), formerly romanized as Maichishan, are a series...
- Brescia: Ecoedizioni. Museum Grottoes of Catullus Sirmione History Grotte di Catullo (Grottoes of Catullus) Review Catullus' Grottos, Sirmione, Brescia, Lombardy...
- Grotto-heavens (Chinese: 洞天; pinyin: Dòngtian) are a type of sacred Taoist site. Grotto-heavens are usually caves, grottoes, mountain hollows, or other...
- are the best known of the Chinese Buddhist grottoes and, along with Longmen Grottoes and Yungang Grottoes, are one of the three famous ancient Buddhist...
- name was changed to Grottoes. The Stephen Harnsberger House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. Grottoes is located at 38°16′3″N...