\\|eksō+\ noun
Etymology: exo- + narthex
: the outer narthex of a church having two narthexes; sometimes : the whole atrium — compare esonarthex

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/ek'soh nahr"theks/, n.
a covered walk, vestibule, or narthex situated before a narthex; an outer narthex.
[1840-50; EXO- + NARTHEX]

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see exo- prefix.

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