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chrome dome

A person who is completely bald, or that person's head. I actually started losing my hair in my late twenties, and I've been a chrome dome ever since! Some women don't care for bald men, but I love my husband's chrome dome.
See also: chrome, dome


n. a shiny, bald head; a man with a bald head. (Also a rude term of address.) The guy with the chrome-dome suddenly grasped his chest and made a face.


n. the head, especially if bald. I need a new hat for my shiny dome.


mod. hit on the head. (see also dome.) I domed him accidentally with the ladder.
See also: dome


n. a psychologist or psychiatrist. The dome-doctor lets me talk while he keeps score.


1. n. an intellectual. It’s not that what the double-domes say is wrong, it’s that they are so sure that they are right that scares me.
2. mod. intellectual. Most kids need to be exposed to double-dome profs at college for a while.

marble dome

n. a stupid person. (Someone who has marble where brains should be.) The guy’s a marble dome. He has no knowledge of what’s going on around him.
See also: dome, marble
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Revitalizing the Gold Dome reflects our core belief in protecting the environment; whether natural or man-made.
Many were a little disturbed that the great Metropolitan Cathedral Lutyens designed for Liverpool in the 1930s was to have a dome larger than St Peter's but that, of course, remained sadly unexecuted.
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Ten per cent of the milled tonnage comes from Hoyle Pond, five per cent from the Dome underground, and the remainder comes from the Pamour open pit and the stockpile at the Dome open pit.
David South, who, as president of the Monolithic Dome Institute in Italy, Texas, is considered the founding father of this movement and its biggest cheerleader, eventually admits to the same experience.
Following weeks of assembling precisely cut 24-inch double-struts from structural grade Southern yellow pine, Mike, his two brothers and his father started on the dome shell.
Under a rehabilitation plan announced by Urata in March, Osaka Dome will be sold to a private-sector company for about 9 billion yen.
Henry, a dome car, and the Evelyn Henry, a sleeper that can accommodate up to 12 overnight guests.
The Lane Community College adult education instructor was shopping for a house in 1977 when she viewed a Springfield dome just completed by Oregon Dome founder - and future husband - Roger Boothe.
Godino and her partner, Brett Gustavson, both in their twenties, purchased a 14 foot diameter canvas dome a year ago and set it up on rented land.
He says: "It's an insult to all the people, including myself, who worked so hard to make the Dome viable.
David, Randy and Barry South built their first dome potato storage facility 24 years ago and have since seen their idea evolve into a worldwide industry.
TONY Blair yesterday taunted William Hague over his secret role in approving plans for the Millennium Dome.
THE struggling Millennium Dome has achieved its first SEX-cess, we can reveal.
At the crossing of the two axes is a powerful volume, the honorific and mythic centre, where daylight from a great glass dome pours down to the ground floor, then beyond that down to the lower floors, which would otherwise be largely Stygian.