A structure like a gallows, from which bodies of criminals already executed were hung and exposed to public scorn
A platform used in the execution of condemned prisoners, as by hanging or beheading.
Something that resembles a tree in form, especially a diagram or arrangement that has branches showing relationships of hierarchy or lineage.
A loop formed in a rope by means of a slipknot so that it binds tighter as the rope is pulled.
Either of the small, clublike balancing organs that are the rudimentary hind wings of flies.
A descent or delivery of something by parachute:
A descending slope or an inclination.
A length, esp. a thick, flexible length, of something
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