[ an-tee-kwahyuh r ]
/ ˈæn tiˌkwaɪər /
an enclosed space in front of the choir of a church.
Also called forechoir.
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British Dictionary definitions for antechoir
/ (ˈæntɪˌkwaɪə) /
the part of a church in front of the choir, usually enclosed by screens, tombs, etc
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