sa·crar·i·um (sə-krârē-əm, să-, sā-)
n. pl. sa·crar·i·a (-ē-ə)
1. The sanctuary or sacristy of a church.
[Medieval Latin sacrārium, from Latin, shrine, from sacer, sacr-, sacred; see SACRED.]
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