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cocoon

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cocoon

noun

Definition of COCOON

1
something that encloses another thing especially to protect it <he retired to the cocoon of his study whenever he'd had enough of the company>
2
something that serves as a protective barrier <as the TV had been packed in a cocoon of Styrofoam, it arrived in one piece>

March 01, 2015
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