Schnee (schnee) wrote,
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bauchery

From the list of Words That Should Exist But Don't™:

bauchery /ˈbɔː.t͡ʃə.ɹi/ n
modesty, restraint, pudency; specifically chastity, sexual abstinence.

Give it a try some time — walk up to, say, a church and exasperatedly exclaim "a... a den of bauchery!". :)

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