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If I want to have more pyramid powers available than a maxed pyramid can provide, I'd have to build a second pyramid. Can that second pyramid be partially made of blocks that are still within the first pyramid?

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Yes, according to the Minecraft Wiki page on Beacons:

Adjacent beacons may share blocks in their pyramids, allowing for fairly efficient designs that provide multiple powers.

Here's an example, again from the wiki:

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