adjective Date: 1892 of, relating to, or constituting a revival or adaptation of the Gothic especially in literature or architecture

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  • Gothic Revival — the return to a Gothic style in British architecture that occurred between the middle of the 18th century and the middle of the 19th century. Many British churches were built in the new Gothic style, also called neo Gothic, and are often more… …   Universalium

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