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Spanish translation of “monastery”


noun /ˈmonəstəri/ (plural monasteries)
a house in which a community of monks lives.
monastic /-ˈnӕ-/ adjective of, or like, monks or monasteries
the monastic way of life.
(Definition of monastery from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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