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Another word for alcove

      1. (Ecol.) The particular role of an individual species or organism in its community and its environment, including its behavior and its position in the food cycle
      2. A situation or activity specially suited to a person's interests, abilities, or nature:
      3. A recess in a wall, as for holding a statue or urn.
      1. An outer room that opens into another room, often used as a waiting room.
      1. A hidden or secluded spot.
      2. A corner of a room, or a part of a room cut off from the main part
      3. A small corner, alcove, or recess, especially one in a large room.
      1. (--- Baseball) Either side of home plate, toward or away from the batter.
      2. A corner kick in soccer.
      3. The area enclosed or bounded by an angle formed in this manner:
      1. (Anat.) A small cavity, hollow, indentation, etc. in an organ or part
      2. A period in the school day during which students are given time to play or relax.
      3. A temporary withdrawal from or halting as of work, business, or study
      1. A wreath of bay leaves, a classical token of honor given to poets and conquerors
      2. A section or compartment, as in a service station, barn, or aircraft, that is set off for a specific purpose:
      3. (Architecture) A bay window.
      1. A small sleeping compartment, especially within a dormitory.
      2. Any small compartment, as for study; often, specif., a workstation set off by partitions, typically one of several in an office
      3. A small compartment, as for work or study.
      1. A state of mental absorption:
      2. A branch of knowledge or department of learning:
      3. A noteworthy or interesting example:
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