Definition of pagoda:

part of speech: noun

An East Indian temple, or idol.

part of speech: noun

An idol- house: an Indian idol: its temple.

part of speech: noun

A Buddhist temple built like a tower with many stories; a Hindu idol temple of similar structure.

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