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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Structure forming the part of a cruciform church that crosses at right angles to the greatest length between the nave and the apse or choir.

Usage examples (36)
  • The font in the transept was the gift of Canon Selwyn.
  • Beyond the transept is the wall of the north choir aisle.
  • In the corner between the south aisle and the transept is the
  • The north window of the transept is the most magnificent of all. for more
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  • This was the winning word in the 1954 National Spelling Bee!
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