Definition of Cathedrals

1. Noun. (plural of cathedral) ¹



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Definition of Cathedrals

1. cathedral [n] - See also: cathedral

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cathedrals

cathartine
cathead
catheads
cathect
cathected
cathectic
cathecting
cathects
cathedra
cathedrae
cathedral
cathedral ceiling
cathedral close
cathedral closes
cathedralic
cathedrals (current term)
cathedras
cathedrated
cathedræ
cathelicidin
cathelicidins
cathemeral
cathemoglobin
cathenamine reductase
cathepsin
cathepsin b
cathepsin d
cathepsins
catheptic
catheretic

Literary usage of Cathedrals

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1. A History of Architecture in All Countries, from the Earliest Times to the by James Fergusson (1893)
"There are even now some thirty or forty cathedrals of the first class in France, all owing their magnificence to this great age. Some of these, it is true, ..."

2. The New Larned History for Ready Reference, Reading and Research: The Actual by Josephus Nelson Larned, Augustus Hunt Shearer (1922)
"(b) The cathedrals of the monastic foundation are those which were ... Most of the English cathedrals were founded or remodelled after the Conquest, ..."

3. A history of architecture in all countries by James Fergusson (1874)
"Tliere are even now some thirty or forty cathedrals of the first class in Franco, all owing their magnificence to this great age. Some of these, it is true, ..."

4. Winkles's Architectural and Picturesque Illustrations of the Cathedral by Benjamin Winkles, Thomas Moule (1838)
"FOR the difference observable in the historical and descriptive accounts of the cathedrals in the first and second of this work, the reader may perhaps ..."

5. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, George Walter Prothero, John Gibson Lockhart, John Murray, Whitwell Elwin, John Taylor Coleridge, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, William Macpherson, William Smith (1865)
"In truth, Britton was the first to describo, and to design with anything like accuracy, the architectural glories of our English cathedrals. ..."

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