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tabernacle-work

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, especially in the medieval Pointed styles: A series or range of tabernacles; a design in which tabernacles form the characteristic feature.
  • n. The combinations of ornamental tracery usual in the canopies of decorated tabernacles; hence, similar work in the carved stalls and screens of churches, etc.

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