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apsidiole

[ap-sid-ee-ohl] /æpˈsɪd iˌoʊl/
noun
1.
a small apse, especially one attached to a larger apse or a transept.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < French absidiole, equivalent to abside apsis (< Medieval Latin absid-, stem of absis) + -i- -i- + -ole -ole1
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