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nests

noun
plural of nest

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1 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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2 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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“Nests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nests. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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