a communal dining-hall (usually in a monastery)
A dining-hall especially in an institution such as a college or monastery.
a room for refreshment; originally, a dining hall in monasteries or convents
Origin: [LL. refectorium: cf. F. rfectoire. See Refection.]
A refectory is a dining room, especially in monasteries, boarding schools, and academic institutions. One of the places the term is most often used today is in graduate seminaries. It is derived from the Latin reficere: to remake or restore, via Late Latin refectorium, which means a place one goes to be restored.
The numerical value of refectory in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of refectory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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