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    sanctuary - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sanctuary

    Definition
    (noun) a consecrated place where sacred objects are kept Definition
    (noun) a shelter from danger or hardship
    Synonyms : asylum , refuge
    Definition
    (noun) area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir; often enclosed by a lattice or railing
    Synonyms : bema , chancel
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for sanctuary

remember wildlife sanctuary where animals take shelter, refuge n hence its a holy place

sanctuary can be spelled as san+CHERY so "chery" can be regarded as church:a place where refuges take shelter.

sanctuary s a sanctioned place.

SANCTUARY or SANCTUM is an ASYLUM which is a place of refuge or retreat.

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