tabernacle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"tabernacle" in British English

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tabernaclenoun [C]

uk   /ˈtæb.əˌnæk.l̩/  us   /-ɚ-/
a ​place of ​worship for some ​groups of Christians For the Jews in ​ancienttimes, a tabernacle was a ​type of ​tentmoved from ​place to ​place and used for ​worship. in a ​RomanCatholicchurch, the ​box in which ​holybread and ​wine are ​kept
(Definition of tabernacle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tabernaclenoun [C]

 us   /ˈtæb·ərˌnæk·əl/
a ​place of ​religiousworship: We ​stopped for a ​prayermeeting at a tabernacle.
(Definition of tabernacle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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