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nursery

noun

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1 a place or environment that favors the development of something
  • ancient Greece is often cited as the nursery of democracy

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2 a school for children who are generally less than five years old
  • are asking parents not to bring their children to the nursery if they have the flu virus

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The first known use of nursery was in the 14th century

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“Nursery.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nursery. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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