In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved or formed grotesque with a spout designed
to convey ... When Gothic flying buttresses were used, aqueducts were
sometimes cut into the buttress to divert wate...
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The Washington National Cathedral in Washington D.C. also used gargoyles.
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The great majority of gargoyles and grotesques in Gothic architecture, they
observed, are patterned after pre-Christian deities which may still have exerted a
Gargoyles usually take the form of humans, animals, or grotesque combination of
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Gargoyles: A grotesque carved human or animal face or figure projecting from
the gutter, especially of Gothic buildings, used as a spout to carry water clear of a
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Apr 22, 2013 ... In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved stone grotesque, usually made of granite,
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