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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The convent of a community of religious women.

Usage examples (35)
  • Suitable women could enter the nunnery at any time during their lives.
  • The nucleus of the nunnery was a private house called
  • But when the bishop came to visit a nunnery, that is precisely what happened.
  • The nunnery is a beautiful, peaceful place and the gardens are beautifully landscaped in Tang Dynasty style. for more
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