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shrines

noun
plural of shrine

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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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“Shrines.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shrines. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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