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Decorated

History; Medieval

The style of English architecture most common during the period (1250-1380).

Demi-angel

History; Medieval

The upper half of an angel appearing out of clouds.

Denarius

History; Medieval

The English silver penny, hence the abbreviation "d" and the coin most common circulation.

Destrier

History; Medieval

Knight's courser led by his squire with the right hand.

Diagonal ribs

History; Medieval

Those crossing a bay of a vault at right angles from corner to corner.

Diocese

History; Medieval

District subject to the jurisdiction of a Bishop/Archbishop. The name is derived from the administrative districts created by the roman emperor Diocletian.

Dog-tooth

History; Medieval

Small pyramidal carved ornament in late Norman and Early English architecture.

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