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a dining hall (as in a monastery or college)

The meaning of the word refectory is a dining hall (as in a monastery or college).

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clota portion of a substance adhering together in a thick nondescript mass (as of clay or gum)
placateto soothe or mollify especially by concessions : appease
restivestubbornly resisting control : balky
indissolublenot dissoluble
prunea plum dried or capable of drying without fermentation
sumptuousextremely costly, rich, luxurious, or magnificent
palatialof, relating to, or being a palace
epitaphan inscription on or at a tomb or a grave in memory of the one buried there
patoisa dialect other than the standard or literary dialect
acclivityan ascending slope (as of a hill)