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Definitionsomething very important
something easily recognized (such as a monument, building, or geographic feature) — especially one that helps one to know where she is; or that is a tourist destination
- I had abundant occupation for my thoughts, in every conspicuous landmark on the road.Chapters 19-21 (27% in)
- 'There are some landmarks,' observed Mr. Micawber, looking fondly back over his shoulder, 'on the road to the tomb, which, but for the impiety of the aspiration, a man would wish never to have passed.Chapters 49-51 (15% in)
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