обитель

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обита́ть (obitátʹ, to inhabit) +‎ -тель (-telʹ, er)

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оби́тель (obítelʹf inan (genitive оби́тели, nominative plural оби́тели)

  1. (archaic) abode, dwelling place
    скромная обитель — humble dwelling
  2. (Christianity) cloister, monastery
    монашеская обитель — community of monks

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