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Synonyms and Antonyms of hotbed

  1. a place or environment that favors the development of something <prerevolutionary Boston was viewed as a hotbed of treason by the British> Synonyms breeding ground, hothouse, nest, nidus, nursery, seedbed, seminaryRelated Words crucible; base, capital, center, core, cynosure, eye, focus, heart, hub, mecca, nucleus, seat; focus, headquarters

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