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Shelter

[The xx song] `Shelter` is a song by English indie pop band The xx. It is the seventh track on their d├ębut album, xx, and the only track from it that was written and performed without former member Baria Qureshi. The songs lyrics were written by Romy Madley Croft, with the music written by her, Oliver Sim and Jamie Smith, with the song bei...
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Shelter

The USS Shelter was an American Admirable Class minesweeper of 625 tons displacement launched in 1943. The USS Shelter was powered by diesel engines providing a top speed of 14.5 knots and carried a complement of 104. She was armed with one 3 inch dual-purpose gun and four 40 mm anti-aircraft guns.
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Shelter

A local organization that rescues and cares for lost or homeless cats and helps find them new homes.
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shelter

[n] - protective covering that provides protection from the weather 2. [n] - a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger 3. [v] - provide shelter for
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Shelter

Shel'ter noun [ Confer Middle English scheltrun , shiltroun , schelltrome , scheldtrome , a guard, squadron, Anglo-Saxon scildtruma a troop of men with shields; scild shield + truma a band of men. See Shield , noun ]
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Shelter

Shel'ter transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Sheltered ; present participle & verbal noun Sheltering .] 1. To be a shelter for; to provide with a shelter; to cover from injury or annoyance; to shield; to protect. «...
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Shelter

Shel'ter intransitive verb To take shelter. « There oft the Indian herdsman, shunning heat, Shelters in cool.» Milton.
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shelter

1. That which covers or defends from injury or annoyance; a protection; a screen. 'The sick and weak the healing plant shall aid, From storms a shelter, and from heat a shade.' (Pope) ... 2. One who protects; a guardian; a defender. 'Thou [God] hast been a shelter for me.' (Ps. Lxi. 3) ... 3. The state of being covered and protected; protection; se...
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shelter

noun a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
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Shelter

• (n.) One who protects; a guardian; a defender. • (n.) The state of being covered and protected; protection; security. • (v. t.) To screen or cover from notice; to disguise. • (n.) That which covers or defends from injury or annoyance; a protection; a screen. • (v. t.) To betake to cover, or to a safe place; -- used reflex...
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shelter

(from the article `building construction`) Building construction is an ancient human activity. It began with the purely functional need for a controlled environment to moderate the effects of ... The art of masonry originated when early man sought to supplement his valuable but rare natural caves with artificial caves made from piles of...
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Shelter

[automobile] The Shelter was an experimental city car of the 1950s and one of the first applications of such a concept. It was conceived, designed and built by Dutch engineering student Arnold van der Goot starting in 1954. Van der Goot`s interest in transportation developed during his postwar employment by Bristol Aeroplane Company. He hit...
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Shelter

[charity] Shelter is a registered charity that campaigns to end homelessness and bad housing in England and Scotland. It gives advice, information and advocacy to people in need, and tackles the root causes of bad housing by lobbying government and local authorities for new laws and policies to improve the lives of homeless and badly housed...
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Shelter

Place, home, or dwelling to be safe from the elements
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Shelter

[building] A shelter is a basic architectural structure or building that provides cover. == Types == == See also == ...
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Shelter

[video game] Shelter is a survival video game developed by Might and Delight for Windows and Mac. It was released on 28 August 2013 after being accepted through Steam Greenlight. In the game players control a mother badger who must protect and feed her cubs while travelling from their burrow to a new one. During the journey the cubs must be...
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