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dens

noun
plural of den

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1 the shelter or resting place of a wild animal
  • the foxes hid in their den until the bear finally left the area

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2 a place where a person goes to hide or to avoid others
  • an abandoned building that is often used as a den by the city's petty criminals

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“Dens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dens. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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