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nun

noun [C] uk   /nʌn/ us  
a member of a female religious group that lives in a convent: a convent school run by Catholic nuns
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in Korean 수녀…
in Arabic راهِبة…
in French religieuse…
in Turkish rahibe…
in Italian suora…
in Chinese (Traditional) 修女…
in Russian монахиня…
in Polish zakonnica…
in Spanish monja, religiosa…
in Portuguese freira…
in German die Nonne…
in Catalan monja…
in Japanese 修道女, 尼…
in Chinese (Simplified) 修女…
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