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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Screens or rails (typically of latticework) that are used to enclose or separate a part of a church.

Usage examples (19)
  • These walls were called cancelli, hence the English word "chancel".
  • (See ALTAR-CURTAIN) The altar was often encircled by railings of wood, or metal, called cancelli, or by low walls of marble slabs called tranennae.
  • Sblocco manuale automazione 24 Vcc cancelli autoportanti
  • Motorizzazione interna alla guida per cancelli autoportanti - for more
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