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defilement

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1 an act of great disrespect shown to God or to sacred ideas, people, or things
  • For two centuries the Christian monasteries in England suffered defilements at the hands of Viking invaders.
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2 something that is or that makes impure
  • considered billboards defilements of the landscape
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