Definition of Cloister. Meaning of Cloister. Synonyms of Cloister

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Definition of Cloister

Cloister
Cloister Clois"ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cloistered; p. pr. & vb. n. Cloistering.] To confine in, or as in, a cloister; to seclude from the world; to immure. None among them are thought worthy to be styled religious persons but those that cloister themselves up in a monastery. --Sharp.

Meaning of Cloister from wikipedia

- A cloister (from Latin claustrum, "enclosure") is a covered walk, open gallery, or open arcade running along the walls of buildings and forming a quadrangle...
- The Cloisters is a museum in Fort Tryon Park in Washington Heights, Manhattan, New York City, specializing in European medieval architecture, sculpture...
- The Cloister is ****tail made from gin, grapefruit juice, lemon juice, and chartreuse. The ****tail includes chartreuse, and has been cited as a good introduction...
- Cloister is a serif typeface that was designed by Morris Fuller Benton and published by American Type Founders from around 1913. It is loosely based on...
- A cloister is a covered walkway with an open colonnade on one side that faces a quadrangle or garth. Cloister or cloisters may also refer to: A monastery...
- The Cloister and the Hearth (1861) is a historical novel by the English author Charles Reade. Set in the 15th century, it relates the story revolving about...
- The Ephrata Cloister or Ephrata Community was a religious community, established in 1732 by Johann Conrad Beissel at Ephrata, in what is now Lancaster...
- In architecture, a cloister vault or domical vault is a vault with four concave surfaces (patches of cylinders) meeting at a point above the center of...
- Cloistered rule (院政, insei, lit. "monastery administration") was a form of government in ****an during the Heian period. In this bifurcated system, an emperor...
- "Soliloquy of the Spanish Cloister" is a soliloquy written by Robert Browning, first published in his collection Dramatic Lyrics (1842). It is written...
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