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cathedral

noun [C] uk   us   /kəˈθiː.drəl/
A2 a very large, usually stone, building for Christian worship. It is the largest and most important church of a diocese : Salisbury Cathedral
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in Arabic كاتيدْرائيّة…
in Korean 대성당…
in Malaysian gereja besar…
in French cathédrale…
in Turkish katedral…
in Italian cattedrale…
in Chinese (Traditional) (一個教區內的)總教堂,大教堂…
in Russian собор…
in Polish katedra…
in Vietnamese nhà thờ lớn…
in Spanish catedral…
in Portuguese catedral…
in Thai โบสถ์ที่สำคัญ…
in German der Dom…
in Catalan catedral…
in Japanese 大聖堂…
in Indonesian katedral…
in Chinese (Simplified) (一个教区内的)总教堂,大教堂…
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