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monastic (adj.)

"pertaining to or characteristic of a religious recluse," mid-15c., monastik, from Old French monastique "monkish, monastic" and directly from Medieval Latin monasticus, from Ecclesiastical Greek monastikos "solitary, pertaining to a monk," from Greek monazein "to live alone" (see monastery). Related: Monastical (c. 1400).

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Definitions of monastic from WordNet
1
monastic (n.)
a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work;
Synonyms: monk
2
monastic (adj.)
of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows;
Synonyms: cloistered / cloistral / conventual / monastical
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