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French translation of “sanctuary”

sanctuary

noun /ˈsӕŋktʃuəri/ (plural sanctuaries)
a holy or sacred place
sanctuaire
the sanctuary of the god Apollo.
a place of safety from eg arrest
refuge
In earlier times a criminal could use a church as a sanctuary.
an area of land in which the killing of wild animals etc is forbidden
réserve
a bird sanctuary.
(Definition of sanctuary from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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