cloister

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Terms

  • cloister (English)1
  • yuan (Pinyin)1
  • (Traditional Chinese)1
  • (Simplified Chinese)1

Gloss

typically a quandrangle of buildings, can refer to a single temple complex or an enclosed unit within a larger building complex

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