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seminary

noun

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2 a place or environment that favors the development of something
  • some claimed that orphanages were seminaries of sin and petty crime, turning out juvenile delinquents by the score

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The first known use of seminary was in 1542

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“Seminary.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/seminary. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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