What does high altar mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. high altar(noun)

    the main altar in a church


  1. high altar(Noun)

    The main altar in a church, situated on the main axis at the east of the chancel or choir


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of high altar in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of high altar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  1. Mathew Morris:

    A grave like this -- very elaborate stone sarcophagus, lead inner casket buried in a very prominent position in the church, close to the high altar -- you've got to think this person was important.

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