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Definitions for refectory
rɪˈfɛk tə rire·fec·to·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. refectory(noun)

    a communal dining-hall (usually in a monastery)


  1. refectory(Noun)

    A dining-hall especially in an institution such as a college or monastery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Refectory(noun)

    a room for refreshment; originally, a dining hall in monasteries or convents

  2. Origin: [LL. refectorium: cf. F. rfectoire. See Refection.]


  1. Refectory

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of refectory in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of refectory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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