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is the name of a remarkable idol-temple in Japan. It is a large but narrow building, in the middle room of which stands a huge idol surrounded by many others of smaller dimensions. Around this temple are thirty or forty smaller temples, all arranged in regular order.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Gibon'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/​encyclopedias/​eng/​tce/​g/gibon.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.