Definition of Seven Wonders of the World in English:

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Seven Wonders of the World

The seven most spectacular man-made structures of the ancient world.

Traditionally they comprise (1) the pyramids of Egypt, especially those at Giza; (2) the Hanging Gardens of Babylon; (3) the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus; (4) the temple of Artemis at Ephesus in Asia Minor; (5) the Colossus of Rhodes; (6) the huge ivory and gold statue of Zeus at Olympia in Peloponnesus, made by Phidias circa 430 bc; (7) the Pharos of Alexandria (or in some lists, the walls of Babylon)

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Syllabification: Sev·en Won·ders of the World

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