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noun [U] uk   /ˈtʃæs.tə.ti/  us   /-t̬i/
the state of not having sexual relationships or never having had sex: As a monk, he took vows of chastity, poverty, and obedience.
Translations of “chastity”
in Chinese (Traditional) 純潔,貞潔, 貞操, 禁慾…
in Russian целомудрие, непорочность…
in Turkish iffet, namus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 纯洁,贞洁, 贞操, 禁欲…
in Polish cnota…
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