Definition of skyscraping in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈskʌɪskreɪpɪŋ/


Extremely high or tall: skyscraping hotels
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  • South of Crete are farms and farmers, to the north lies the metropolitan area in all its skyscraping grandeur.
  • The foremost and most popular activity in the province of skyscraping mountains is trekking.
  • Although surrounded by a demolition site, skyscraping cranes and dozens of builders, a hospital is running as normal.

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