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haven

noun anchorage, asylum, citadel, cove, harbor, hideout, landing, place of safety, port, portus, protection, refuge, resting place, retreat, sanctuary, shelter
Associated concepts: diplomatic immunity
See also: asylum, bulwark, domicile, guard, harbor, home, preserve, protect, protection, refuge, screen, shelter

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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The diversification was first hinted in mid-November when the company changed its corporate name, dropping 'Memorial Park' from the original 'Golden Haven Memorial Park Inc.
Louis, New Haven has distribution centers throughout the country, including Los Angeles, California; San Leandro, California; Phoenix, Arizona; Dallas, Texas; Houston, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; Denver, Colorado; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Louisville, Kentucky; New Haven, Connecticut; East Rutherford, New Jersey; Washington D.
In establishing the zone, Turkey should take into account where and how the safe haven would be created.
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The new 2010 Haven brochure and website goes live on November 6.
Thornton Tomasetti will occupy 5,000 square feet on the entire fourth floor of One Audubon Street in a transaction arranged by David Hansen and Tim Feagan of CB Richard Ellis in New Haven.
Whatever those objects might be, Haven returns again and again to the view of landscape, to how little visual information we need to believe that we're looking at a horizon.
The North Haven facility processes the nonferrous and nonmetallic streams produced by the Metal Management shredder in North Haven and by the company's Newark, N.
income tax by establishing and funding a corporation in a tax haven.
Haven does an admirable job of presenting opposing viewpoints, stimulating critical thinking, and presenting the "mystery"--without promoting pseudoscience in any way.
4) Bancorp has committed to conform the activities of CFS Bank and Haven to, and conduct those activities in accordance with, the requirements of section 4(c)(8) of the BHC Act and Regulation Y.
2) This paper will trace the evolution of institutional initiatives to standardize the early life course(3) and explore the extent and forms of resistance to their implementation by working-class families in New Haven, Connecticut over the latter half of the nineteenth century.