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women's refugenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌwɪm.ɪnzˈref.juːdʒ/ UK (US women's shelter)
a ​house where women whose ​partners have been ​violent towards them can go with ​theirchildren for ​protection
(Definition of women's refuge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “women's refuge”
in Chinese (Simplified) (可使女性免遭男性暴力的)妇女庇护所…
in Chinese (Traditional) (可使女性免遭男性暴力的)婦女庇護所…
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