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monachal

[mon-uh-kuh l] /ˈmɒn ə kəl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to monks or their life; monastic.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; < Late Latin monachālis, equivalent to Late Latin monach(us) monk + -ālis -al1
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British Dictionary definitions for monachal

monachal

/ˈmɒnəkəl/
adjective
1.
a less common word for monastic
Derived Forms
monachism, noun
monachist, adjective, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Old French, from Church Latin monachālis, from monachusmonk
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