noun, plural re·fu·gi·a [ri-fyoo-jee-uh] /rɪˈfyu dʒi ə/.
Origin of refugium
Examples from the Web for refugium
This species may have utilized the mainstream as a refugium in the drought of 1952-'56.
Nor did they abstain from their criminal pursuits while in this “refugium peccatorum,” or asylum of the wicked.The Indians' Last Fight|Dennis Collins
While, from that "refugium peccatorum," the shilling gallery, infernal cries of "Down in the front!"Bentley's Miscellany, Volume II|Various