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foxhole

noun [C] uk   /ˈfɒks.həʊl/ us    /ˈfɑːks.hoʊl/
a small hole dug in the ground during a war or military attack, used by a small group of soldiers as a base for shooting at the enemy and as a shelter from attack
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