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  • 1 place of refuge — index asylum (hiding place), home (domicile), shelter (protection) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 International Year of Shelter for the Homeless Trust — Homeless International Homeless International est une ONG britannique spécialisée dans le soutien aux initiatives locales dans une douzaine de pays visant à l amélioration des bidonvilles. Basée à Coventry, elle est dirigée par un conseil d… …

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  • 3 shelter — n Shelter, cover, retreat, refuge, asylum, sanctuary can mean the state or a place in which one is safe or secure from whatever threatens or disturbs. Shelter usually implies the protection of something that temporarily covers (as a shield or a… …

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  • 4 shelter — I (protection) noun aid, asylum, care, cover, covering, coverture, defense, habitation, harbor, haven, home, house, lodging, place of refuge, preservation, receptaculum, refuge, retreat, roof, safety, sanctuary, screen, security, shield,… …

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  • 5 shelter — [shel′tər] n. [prob. < ME scheltroun, earlier scheltrum < OE sceldtruma, lit., shield troop, body of men protected by interlocked shields < scield (see SHIELD) + truma, an array, troop; akin to trum, strong: (see TRIM)] 1. something that …

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  • 6 Shelter Cave — is an archaeological and paleontological site located in Doña Ana County, New Mexico.General DescriptionThe site is a rock shelter well up on the western side of Bishop s Cap, an outlier of the Organ Mountains. It lies about 450 ft below the… …

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  • 7 Shelter Island (town), New York — Infobox Settlement official name = Shelter Island, New York settlement type = Town nickname = motto = imagesize = 250px image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = pushpin mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type = Country subdivision… …

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  • 8 shelter — [[t]ʃe̱ltə(r)[/t]] ♦♦♦ shelters, sheltering, sheltered 1) N COUNT A shelter is a small building or covered place which is made to protect people from bad weather or danger. The city s bomb shelters were being prepared for possible air raids. ...a …

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  • 9 Shelter Island Conference — The first Shelter Island Conference on the was held from June 2 4, 1947 at the Ram s Head Inn in Shelter Island, New York. The most famous participant, J. Robert Oppenheimer, deemed it the most successful scientific meeting he had ever attended.… …

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  • 10 Shelter Island (CDP), New York — Infobox Settlement official name = Shelter Island (CDP), New York settlement type = CDP nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = pushpin mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type = Country… …

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  • 11 Shelter Island Heights, New York — Infobox Settlement official name = Shelter Island Heights, New York settlement type = CDP nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = pushpin mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type = Country… …

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  • 12 shelter — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. refuge, retreat, sanctuary, asylum; cover, security, protection, safety. See covering, defense. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. refuge, harbor, haven, sanctuary, asylum, retreat, covert, shield, screen,… …

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  • 13 shelter — /ˈʃɛltə / (say sheltuh) noun 1. something which affords protection or refuge, as from bad weather, bombing, etc.; a place of refuge or safety. 2. protection: the rocks gave us shelter from the wind. 3. an institution for the care of destitute or… …

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  • 14 shelter — I. noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1585 1. a. something that covers or affords protection < a bomb shelter > b. an establishment providing food and shelter (as to the homeless) c. an establishment that houses and feeds stray animals 2. a… …

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  • 15 place — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. lieu, spot, point; niche, nook, hole; premises, precinct, station; locality; somewhere, someplace, anyplace; situation. v. t. locate, identify; arrange; put, repose; employ, engage. See abode,… …

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  • 16 shelter — n. & v. n. 1 anything serving as a shield or protection from danger, bad weather, etc. 2 a a place of refuge provided esp. for the homeless etc. b US an animal sanctuary. 3 a shielded condition; protection (took shelter under a tree). v. 1 tr.… …

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  • 17 Shelter Skelter — is an episode of the 1980s revival of The Twilight Zone .Harry Dobbs (Joe Mantegna) is a family man obsessed with surviving a nuclear war. He has even built himself a fallout shelter in his basement. His wife, (Joan Allen) has taken the kids (one …

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  • 18 Shelter Island — may refer to:Places: *Shelter Island (town), New York, which encompasses two hamlets with similar names: **Shelter Island (CDP), New York (census designated place) **Shelter Island Heights, New York *Shelter Island Sound, a New York sound… …

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  • 19 Of Course (How I Met Your Mother) — Of Course How I Met Your Mother episode Episode no. Season 5 Episode 17 Directed by Pamela Fryman Written by …

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  • 20 Of Late I Think of Cliffordville — The Twilight Zone episode Julie Newmar as Miss Devlin …

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