tabernacle work

noun

Definition of tabernacle work

1 : ornamental usually pierced tracery (as in the carved canopies over niches or stalls in churches)
2 : architectural design characterized by the use of tabernacles

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“Tabernacle work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tabernacle%20work. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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