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chapel of ease

noun, Roman Catholic Church
1.
a chapel in a remote part of a large parish, in which Mass is celebrated.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40
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British Dictionary definitions for chapel-ease

chapel of ease

noun
1.
a church built to accommodate those living at a distance from the parish church
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