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Oxford dictionary definition of the word ascetic:
characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from all forms of indulgence, typically for religious reasons:
an ascetic life of prayer, fasting, and manual labour
a person who follows an ascetic life.
mid 17th century: from medieval Latin asceticus or Greek askētikos, from askētēs ‘monk’, from askein ‘to exercise’