Origin of dorter
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How to use dorter in a sentence
This library—which has not been materially altered since 1625—occupies the north end of what was once the dorter.The Care of Books|John Willis Clark
In this same fire the Norman dorter or dormitory suffered considerable damage.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Gloucester [2nd ed.]|H. J. L. J. Mass
At Gracedieu the cellaress had a boy of seven with her in the dorter.
At Littlemore in 1445 the nuns did not sleep in the dorter for fear it should fall.
One day she saw him in the dorter, and since she knew him, she boxed his ears.