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Haven

Ha´ven   Pronunciation: hā´v'n
n.1.A bay, recess, or inlet of the sea, or the mouth of a river, which affords anchorage and shelter for shipping; a harbor; a port.
What shipping and what lading 's in our haven.
- Shak.
Their haven under the hill.
- Tennyson.
2.A place of safety; a shelter; an asylum.
The haven, or the rock of love.
- Waller.
v. t.1.To shelter, as in a haven.
Noun1.haven - a shelter serving as a place of safety or sanctuary
Synonyms: oasis
2.haven - a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
Synonyms: harbor, harbour, seaport

HAVEN. A place calculated for the reception of ships, and so situated, in regard to the surrounding land, that the vessel may ride at anchor in it in safety. Hale, de Port. Mar. c. 2; 2 Chit. Com. Law, 2; 15 East, R. 304, 5. Vide Creek; Port; Road.

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