Dura



[doo r-uh, dyoo r-uh] /ˈdʊər ə, ˈdyʊər ə/

noun
1.
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dura du·ra (dur’ə, dyur’ə)
n.
See dura mater.
du’ral adj.

the circle, the plain near Babylon in which Nebuchadnezzar set up a golden image, mentioned in Dan. 3:1. The place still retains its ancient name. On one of its many mounds the pedestal of what must have been a colossal statue has been found. It has been supposed to be that of the golden image.

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