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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Friary  \Fri"ar*y\,  a.  [From  {Friar},  n.] 
  Like  a  friar;  pertaining  to  friars  or  to  a  convent.  [Obs.] 
  --Camden. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Friary  \Fri"ar*y\,  n.  [OF.  frerie,  frairie,  fr  fr[`e]re.  See 
  {Friar}.] 
  1.  A  monastery;  a  convent  of  friars.  --Drugdale. 
 
  2.  The  institution  or  praactices  of  friars.  --Fuller. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  friary 
  n  :  a  monastery  of  friars 




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