oasis Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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oasisnoun

uk   /əʊˈeɪ.sɪs/  us   /oʊ-/ (plural oases )
[C] a ​place in a ​desert where there is ​water and ​thereforeplants and ​trees and sometimes a ​village or ​town [S] a ​calm, ​pleasantplace in the ​middle of ​somewherebusy and ​unpleasant: Her ​office was an oasis ofpeace and ​sanityamid the ​surroundingchaos.
(Definition of oasis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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oasisnoun [C]

 us   /oʊˈeɪ·sɪs/ (plural oases  /oʊˈeɪ·siz/ )
an ​area in a ​desert where there is ​water and ​trees can ​grow
(Definition of oasis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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