as in center
a place or environment that favors the development of something suspected that the elite private universities were a nest of antigovernment sentiments

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as in hideout
a place where a person goes to hide or to avoid others headed back to her cozy nest in the mountains for a little rest and relaxation

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“Nest.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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