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celibacy

noun [U]  /ˈsel·ə·bə·si/ us  
the state of intentionally not being married or having a sexual relationship
celibate
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈsel·ə·bət/ us  
a celibate life
Translations of “celibacy”
in Spanish celibato…
in Korean 독신 주의…
in Arabic تَبتُّل, عُزوبة…
in Portuguese celibato…
in French célibat…
in German das Zölibat…
in Catalan celibat…
in Japanese 独身主義, 禁欲主義…
in Italian celibato…
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