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Translation of "oasis" - English-Russian dictionary

oasis

noun [C]     /əʊˈeɪsɪs/ ( plural oases /əʊˈeɪsiːz/)
DESERT
a place in the desert where there is water and where plants grow оазис Inland waters
CALM
a place that is much calmer and more pleasant than what is around it прибежище The cafe was an oasis in the busy, noisy city.Places and locationsUnpleasant places
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