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English definition of “lair”

lair

noun [C usually singular]     /leər/ US  /ler/
a place where a wild animal lives , often underground and hidden , or a place where a person hides : a fox's lair the thieves ' lairAnimal dwellings - naturalAnimal Dwellings - man-madeSafe and enclosed spaces
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