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sanctity

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the quality or state of being spiritually pure or virtuous
  • the sanctity of the elderly nun shone through in her every word and gesture

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The first known use of sanctity was in the 14th century

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“Sanctity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sanctity. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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