dorter

noun
dor·​ter
variants: or dortour \ ˈdȯrtər \
plural -s

Definition of dorter

: a dormitory especially in a religious house

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History and Etymology for dorter

Middle English, from Old French dortoir, from Latin dormitorium

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“Dorter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dorter. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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