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haven

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1 a part of a body of water protected and deep enough to be a place of safety for ships
  • this picturesque cove is one of the most popular havens on all of the cape for weekend yachtsmen

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2 something (as a building) that offers cover from the weather or protection from danger
  • the cross-country skiers hoped desperately to find a cave, as a haven from the blizzard

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

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“Haven.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/haven. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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