Meaning of “haven” in the English Dictionary

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"haven" in British English

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havennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈheɪ.vən/ us /ˈheɪ.vən/

a safe or peaceful place:

The garden was a haven from the noise and bustle of the city.
They wanted to provide safe havens for the refugees.

(Definition of “haven” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"haven" in American English

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havennoun [ C ]

us /ˈheɪ·vən/

(Definition of “haven” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"haven" in Business English

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havennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈheɪvən/ us

a safe place, especially a country where you can keep your money protected:

The island's tax regulations are so lax that it has become a haven for owners of offshore companies.

(Definition of “haven” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)