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Noun
An animal sanctuary
“People who find a poor critter are encouraged to take them to their local shelter or animal control facility so owners can be reunited with their pets.”
Noun
The protection given by such a cover
“There are also trees and shrubs where mosquitoes take shelter and they should be regularly sprayed with insecticides.”
Verb
Protect or shield from something harmful, especially bad weather
“The wall is paved by bricks and filled with earth, and during war time it served to shelter people in the town from disaster.”
Verb
Find refuge or take cover from bad weather or danger
“There are eight hides - four with wheelchair access - all with fantastic views and a good place to shelter if the weather gets bad.”
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