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date: 21 May 2024

ante-chapel 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
Author(s):
Andrew LouthAndrew Louth

The W. end of certain medieval college chapels, which usually projects N. and S. of the choir, from which it is separated by a screen. It is structurally a truncated nave, added to give technical completeness to the building and thus avoid the architectural anomaly of a chancel ... ...

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