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STONE SETTING

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An arrangement of two or more standing stones. Use specific term where known.

Related Terms

Term Note
STANDING STONE A stone that has been deliberately set upright in the ground. Use only for isolated stones. Otherwise use specific term where known.
STONE CIRCLE A circular or oval setting of spaced, usually freestanding, upright stones. More than one circle may be present, arranged concentrically.
STONE ROW A single line, or two or more roughly parallel lines, of standing stones set at intervals along a common axis or series of axes.

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