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recess

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1 a hollowed-out space in a wall
  • The curator placed the large vase in one of the recesses of the gallery wall.
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2 a period during which the usual routine of school or work is suspended
  • The couple goes to Florida every January for a month-long recess from the rigors of winter.
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3 a momentary halt in an activity
  • The judge called for a brief recess so that the witness could regain her composure.
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4 a sunken area forming a separate space
  • decided to camp in a sandy recess where the beach met the forest
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