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inner sanctum

noun
1.
sanctum (def 2).
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Examples from the web for inner sanctum
  • The lawns in the inner sanctum are freshly mown and watered.
  • Yet, oddly, both were released by media groups that do not fit strictly inside the conglomerates' inner sanctum.
  • The inner sanctum holds a series of computers and components stacked floor to ceiling.
  • It was likely that only the king and certain high priests would have been allowed in this inner sanctum.
  • The inner sanctum was enhanced through landscape design.
  • The formula for ceremony or the inner sanctum of spiritual existence are nobody's business.
Contemporary definitions for inner sanctum
noun

a private or secret place known only to a few people

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