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In this typical cathedral plan, the sanctuary is the rearmost part of the highlighted choir

The sanctuary ("holy place") is the part of a church where the altar is set.

The sanctuary might be separated in some way, usually by a an elevation of two or three steps, from the choir, or it might form a single unit with the choir.

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