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asylum

noun

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something (as a building) that offers cover from the weather or protection from danger
  • the embassy serves as an asylum for that country's nationals in need of help

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The first known use of asylum was in the 15th century

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“Asylum.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/asylum. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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