Part of speech:
The act or process of moving back or away, especially from something hazardous, formidable, or unpleasant:
A church or building belonging to an abbey
A member of a religious order living in a monastery or convent
The definition of a monastery is the building where a group of religious people such as monks or nuns live together.
The act of secluding:
The state of being secluded or uninhabited:
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