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alcove

noun [C]  /ˈæl·koʊv/ ( also recess) us  
a small space in a room, formed by one part of a wall being farther back than the parts on each side
Translations of “alcove”
in Spanish hornacina…
in French alcôve…
in German der Alkoven, die Bettnische…
in Chinese (Traditional) 凹室, 壁龕…
in Russian ниша…
in Turkish duvarda girinti…
in Chinese (Simplified) 凹室, 壁龛…
in Polish wnęka…
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