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chapelnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃæp.əl/ us   /ˈtʃæp.əl/
C2 a room that is part of a larger building and is used for Christian worship: The college/hospital/prison has its own chapel. the Chapel of St Paul
C2 mainly UK a building used for Christian worship by Christians who do not belong to the Church of England or the Roman Catholic Church

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chapelnoun [C]

us   /ˈtʃæp·əl/
a small church or an enclosed place in a large church for worship by a small group, or a room in a building set apart for worship
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