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dais
used in The Throne of Fire

11 uses
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Definition
a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to people on it
  • I floated to the end of the room, just above the dais with the pharaoh's throne.
    Chapter 3 (69% in)
  • In the middle, a tattered pavilion covered an empty dais where a throne might once have sat.
    Chapter 5 (12% in)
  • It sat on a stone dais in the middle of a square chamber.
    Chapter 14 (2% in)
  • Before Zia could spill off the dais, I caught her in my arms.
    Chapter 14 (30% in)
  • Walt shined his light on three mummies lying together on a central dais.
    Chapter 16 (2% in)
  • "Maybe if ... " Then, on the central dais, the mummy family began to stir.
    Chapter 16 (80% in)
  • He appeared in a ripple of light, standing on the steps of the dais where the Chief Lector usually sat.
    Chapter 17 (49% in)
  • ] On the dais next to Horus, the empty throne of the pharaoh seemed to undulate in the purple light.
    Chapter 17 (64% in)
  • As soon as he reached the empty dais, a brilliant light exploded around him, completely blinding me.
    Chapter 21 (10% in)
  • On the dais stood a chair of molten gold, a fiery throne carved with glowing white hieroglyphs.
    Chapter 21 (11% in)
  • The dais and throne of Horus had been moved to one side, so it looked more like an observer's chair now, rather than the main event.
    Chapter 24 (26% in)

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