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abbeys

noun
plural of abbey

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a residence for men under religious vows
  • the monks in the abbey grow all their own vegetables

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“Abbeys.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abbeys. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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