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shelter

verb [I/T]    /ˈʃel·tər/
to protect yourself, or another person or thing, from bad weather , danger , or attack : [T] The city feeds , clothes , and shelters the orphans . [I] We were caught in a thunderstorm and sheltered in a cave .
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