salutatorium

salutatorium

[suh-loo-tuh-tawr-ee-uhm, -tohr-]
noun, plural salutatoria [suh-loo-tuh-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-] .
a porch or room in a monastery or church serving as a meeting or almsgiving place for monks or priests and the laity.

Origin:
1650–60; < Medieval Latin salūtātōrium, noun use of neuter of salūtātōrius salutatory

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