abditory

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin abditorium, from abdō (to hide).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæb.dɪt.ɹi/, /ˈæb.dɪt.ə.ɹi/

Noun[edit]

abditory (plural abditories)

  1. (rare) A concealed location used for storage or to hide items. [mid 17th century][1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “abditory” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 3.

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