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Meaning of "cathedral" in Essential American English Dictionary

cathedral

noun   /kəˈθi·drəl/
A2 the largest and most important church in an area
Translations of “cathedral”
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…
(Definition of cathedral from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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