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Mohamed Hamed

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Arabic
"Flambeau pulled up the spade and impetuously drove it into the place.
He turned up, under a load of soil, something that did not look like a
potato, but rather like a monstrous, over-domed mushroom. But it struck
the spade with a cold click; it rolled over like a ball, and grinned up
at them.

“The Earl of Glengyle,” said Brown sadly, and looked down heavily at the
skull."

What does "over-domed" mean in this context? (From G. K. Chesterton's, "The Honour of Israel Gow")
 
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