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. ^ 2003 [1933], Brown, Lesley editor, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, edition 5th, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7, page 3: