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sanctitynoun [U]

 us   /ˈsæŋk·tɪ·t̬i/
the ​condition of being ​holy or of ​deservinggreatrespect: the sanctity of ​life
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uk   /ˈsæŋk.tɪ.ti/  us   /-tə.t̬i/
the sanctity of human life, marriage, etc. the ​quality of being very ​important and ​deservingrespect [U] the ​quality of being ​holy: the sanctity of a ​cemetery/​tomb
(Definition of sanctity from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sanctity”
in Chinese (Simplified) 神圣性,圣洁性…
in Chinese (Traditional) 神聖,聖潔…
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