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alcoves

noun
plural of alcove

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1 a freestanding airy structure in a scenic setting (as a park) typically offering commanding views
  • a small alcove in one corner of the backyard garden

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2 a hollowed-out space in a wall
  • an ancient vase in an alcove and a sculpture of Achilles on a stand in the museum's Greek Hall

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“Alcoves.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/alcoves. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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