Definition of sanctuary

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sanctuary

'sanctuary' is an military term. It means '(DOD) A nation or area near or contiguous to the combat area that, by tacit agreement between the warring powers, is exempt from attack and therefore serves as a refuge for staging, logistic, or other activities of the combatant powers'.

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