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English definition of “hermitage”

hermitage

noun [C]     /ˈhɜː.mɪ.tɪdʒ/ US  /ˈhɝː.mɪ.t̬ɪdʒ/
a place where a religious person lives on their own, apart from the rest of societyReligious buildings and places
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