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English definition of “oasis”

oasis

noun [C]     /əʊˈeɪsɪs/ (plural oases /əʊˈeɪsiːz/)
DESERT a place in the desert where there is water and where plants grow Inland waters
CALM a place that is much calmer and more pleasant than what is around it: The cafe was an oasis in the busy , noisy city .Places and locationsUnpleasant places
(Definition of oasis noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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