HyperDic: museum

English > 1 sense of the word museum:
NOUNartifactmuseuma depository for collecting and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value
museum > pronunciation
Soundsmyuwziy'ahm; myuw'ziyahm
Rhymesabolitionism ... zirconium: 557 rhymes with ahm...
English > museum: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA depository for collecting and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value.
InstancesHagia Sophia, Hagia Sofia, Santa Sophia, Santa SofiaA 6th century masterpiece of Byzantine architecture in Istanbul
Louvre, Louvre MuseumAn art museum that is a famous tourist attraction in Paris
Narrowerscience museumA museum that collects and displays objects having scientific interest
Broaderdepository, deposit, depositary, repositoryA facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping
Spanishmuseo, museos
Catalanmuseu

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