noun, plural fra·tries.
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Origin of fratry
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Example sentences from the Web for fratry
Beneath the fratry is a very fine Decorated crypt, with a groined roof.
The late Mr. Street very carefully restored the fratry in 1880, and it is now used as a chapter-house, library, and choir-school.
The refectory, sometimes called the fratry or frater-house, was the common hall for all conventual meals.English Monastic Life|Abbot Gasquet
In 1764 these screens were removed and stored in the Fratry crypt as lumber.
The refectory, or fratry, was rebuilt in the fifteenth century, and is now used as a chapter-house.The Cathedrals of Great Britain|P. H. Ditchfield