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cloister
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The Da Vinci Code
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cloister
Used in
The Da Vinci Code
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  • Moreover, the abbey had a series of sprawling cloisters attached.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Forty yards down the east cloister, an archway materialized on their left, giving way to another hallway.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It had been years since he had been there, but he remembered it being out through the cloister somewhere.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • As they hurried down the dark corridor, the sounds of the wind and rain from the open cloister faded behind them.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The cloisters looked deserted now, admittedly the abbey's least enticing section in the wind and rain.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Others choose lives of asceticism within our cloistered residence halls.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The rain was spitting now, and the walkway was cold and damp with gusts of rain that blew through the lone pillared wall that was the cloister's only source of light.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "We just left the east cloister," Langdon said, "so the south exit to the garden must be through there and to the right."  (not reviewed by editor)

  • These walkways were called cloisters, and Langdon noted with uneasiness that these particular cloisters lived up to their Latin ties to the word claustrophobic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • These walkways were called cloisters, and Langdon noted with uneasiness that these particular cloisters lived up to their Latin ties to the word claustrophobic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • After the gloomy cloisters, the Chapter House felt like a solarium.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • THIS WAY TO: CLOISTERS DEANERY COLLEGE HALL MUSEUM PYX CHAMBER ST. FAITH'S CHAPEL CHAPTER HOUSE Langdon and Sophie were jogging as they passed beneath the sign, moving too quickly to notice the small announcement apologizing that certain areas were closed for renovations.  (not reviewed by editor)

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