Unformatted text preview: middle of the doorway 8. Nave A. the central area of an ancient Roman Basilica or of a church demarcated from aisles by piers or columns 9. Vault (Pg. 409) 10. Pointed Arch A. a narrow arch or pointed profile, in contrast to a semi-circular arch 11. Ambulatory A. a covered walkway outdoors (as in a church cloister) or indoors B. especially in the passageway around the apse and the choir of the church 12. Choir A. space reserved for the clergy and singers of the church, usually east of the transept but, in sometimes extending into the nave 13. radiating chapels A. in medieval churches, chapels for the display of relics that opened directly onto the ambulatory and the transept...
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- Apse, Church architecture, Basilica, Insular C. Ex