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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A Carthusian.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A monk of the Carthusian order which was founded by St. Bruno in the eleventh century. The name was derived from the valley of the Chartreuse, where the order's first monastery was founded.

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