Conventual church
Conventual Con*ven"tu*al (?; 135), a. [LL. conventualis: cf. F. conventuel.] Of or pertaining to a convent; monastic. ``A conventual garb.'' --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

{Conventual church}, a church attached or belonging to a convent or monastery. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster]


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