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The principal church of a diocese in which the cathedra or bishop's throne is to be found.
|ABBEY||The buildings of a monastic community presided over by an abbot or abbess.|
|CHAPTER HOUSE||The building attached to a cathedral or collegiate church where the dean, prebendaries or monks and canons met for the transaction of business.|
|CHURCH||A building used for public Christian worship.|
|CLERGY HOUSE||A residence for all clergy having the sole or subordinate charge of a living|
|CLOISTER||A covered walk, walled on one side and usually arcaded on the other, surrounding or partly surrounding an open area in a monastery or similar complex of Christian buildings.|
|FRIARY||A religious house occupied by men of mendicant religious orders (friars).|
|MONASTERY||A complex of buildings inhabited by a community of men living in seclusion under religious vows.|
|NUNNERY||A complex of buildings inhabited by a community of women, such as nuns or canonesses, living in seclusion under religious vows.|
|PRIORY||A lesser monastery headed by a prior, often linked to a cathedral or dependent on a mother house.|
|TREE CATHEDRAL||Trees, hedges and shrubs planted in the form of a medieval cathedral sometimes used as a memorial.|