apsidiole

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apsidiole

(æpˈsɪdɪəʊl)
n
a secondary, or small, apse
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Even if it underwent some changes throughout history, from architectonic point of view the cathedral is "a basilica with transept, with a big central apse and two side absidioles." (40) The most ancient part of the church is built in late Roman style, with Gothic influences.