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Example sentences for tympanum

The top third was finished with a jarring pointed blind arch set in the tympanum.
Doorframes might whirl up into a tympanum of wood or gilt copper repoussé, richly carved with deities and creatures.
The tympanum is a round circle located on the side of the head near the eye, and in males it is much larger than the eye.
They are brown to pink in color and are characterized by a dark mask extending from the eye backwards across the tympanum.
The portico's entablature features a frieze with arched cutouts and its tympanum boasts a circular window with floral tracery.
Males have a tympanum that is larger than their eyes and a yellow throat.
The center of the tympanum usually has a distinct white spot.
The tympanum of both facades of the central block contain a large lunette window.
The tympanum of the north entry is granite, with a small, paneled door beneath it.
The pedimented attic area features a raking cornice with a raised triangular panel in the tympanum.

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