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tem·ple1

temple1

 
 
pronunciation:
tem pl
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a building or place where a god or gods are worshiped.
A temple honoring the ancient Greek goddess Athena stands above the city of Athens.
 
definition 2: a Jewish synagogue.
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derivation: templelike (adj.)
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  building, celebration, religion