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breeding ground

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  1. a place or environment that favors the development of something unwashed skin is a breeding ground for bacteria Synonyms hotbed, hothouse, nest, nidus, nursery, seedbed, seminary Related Words crucible; base, capital, center, core, cynosure, eye, focus, heart, hub, mecca, nucleus, seat; focus, headquarters


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