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sanctums

noun
variants: also sancta
plural of sanctum

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1 a place that is considered sacred (as within a religion)
  • the city of Jerusalem is an important sanctum for Christians, Jews, and Muslims alike

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2 something (as a building) that offers cover from the weather or protection from danger
  • used the cabin in the woods as a sanctum from the commotion and interference of his family

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“Sanctums.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sanctums. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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