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monasticism

noun [U] uk   us   /məˈnæs.tɪ.sɪ.zəm/
the way monks live
Translations of “monasticism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 僧侶生活, 隱修院生活, 修道院生活…
in Chinese (Simplified) 僧侣生活, 隐修院生活, 修道院生活…
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