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shrine

noun

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a place that is considered sacred (as within a religion)
  • for centuries pilgrims have traveled to the shrine of Saint Thomas à Becket in Canterbury, England

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The first known use of shrine was before the 12th century

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“Shrine.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shrine. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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