basilica Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “basilica” in the English Dictionary

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basilicanoun [C]

uk   us   /bəˈsɪl.ɪ.kə/ /-ˈzɪl-/
a ​publicbuilding in ​ancient Rome that was round at one end and had two ​rows of ​columnssupporting the ​roof, or a ​largechurch with a ​similardesign
(Definition of basilica from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “basilica”
in Chinese (Simplified) (古罗马)长方形廊柱大厅(或教堂)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (古羅馬)長方形廊柱大廳(或教堂)…
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