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chastity

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1 the quality or state of being morally pure
  • a saint who is often held up as a model of chastity

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2 abstention from sexual intercourse
  • vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience

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The first known use of chastity was in the 13th century

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“Chastity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chastity. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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