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- noun Same as
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- noun obsolete The innermost sanctum of a temple, in which oracles were announced.
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The recess in which it stands hath, behind this rock, and the rocks which surround it, a withdrawn and recluse passage which the eye cannot look into but with an idea of its coming from some more secret and holy adyt.
Therefore it should be closed immediately on health and safety grounds. adyt, eynsham says ...