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hatch

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a barrier by which an entry is closed and opened
  • watertight hatches provided access through the ship's bulkheads

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hatch

verb

Synonyms of hatch (Entry 2 of 2)

to cover and warm eggs as the young inside develop
  • the mallards and geese have begun hatching in their nests down by the pond

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The first known use of hatch was before the 12th century

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“Hatch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hatch. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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