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exonarthex

[ek-soh-nahr-theks] /ˌɛk soʊˈnɑr θɛks/
noun
1.
a covered walk, vestibule, or narthex situated before a narthex; an outer narthex.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; exo- + narthex
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  • Now only the west side remains the present exonarthex.

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