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altars

noun
plural of altar

Synonyms of altars

a table or place which serves as a center of worship or ritual
  • There was a small altar at the front of the room with candles on it.

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“Altars.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/altars. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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