rood tower

noun

Definition of rood tower

: a tower at the intersection of the nave and transept of a church

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First Known Use of rood tower

1727, in the meaning defined above

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“Rood tower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rood%20tower. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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