Definition of Transepts

1. Noun. (plural of transept) ¹



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Definition of Transepts

1. transept [n] - See also: transept

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Transepts

transect
transected
transecting
transection
transections
transects
transelement
transelementation
transelemented
transelementing
transelements
transendothelial
transepithelial
transept
transeptal
transepts (current term)
transequatorial
transequatorially
transes
transesophageal
transesterase
transesterification
transesterifications
transesterified
transesterifies
transesterify
transesterifying
transethmoidal
transeunt
transeuntly

Literary usage of Transepts

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1. Lombard Architecture by Arthur Kingsley Porter (1917)
"transepts The church of S. Quintino of Spigno, erected 991, is worthy of remark because, although the nave was of a single aisle, there are transepts. ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"In England the use of the rose window was usually confined to the transepts, although roses of great span were constructed in Byland Abbey and in the east ..."

3. The Cathedral Church of Ely: A History and Description of the Building, with by W D. Sweeting (1901)
"The transepts The architectural student will find the transepts of the greatest ... The transepts at Winchester were ready for consecration in 1093, ..."

4. The Cathedral Church of Oxford: A Description of Its Fabric and a Brief by Percy Dearmer (1899)
"The Aisles of the Nave and transepts show the progress which was made at the end of the twelfth century in vaulting : Mr. Ruskin says of the work here that ..."

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