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n. [Latin] A withdrawing or retiring; retirement: retreat;-a with- drawing from public business or notice seclusion; privacy;-remission or suspension of business; inter- mission, as of a legislative body or school;-part of a room formed by the receding of the wall, as an alcove, niche, &c.;-place of retirement or secrecy secret or abstruse part;-the retiring of the shore of a sea or lake from the general outline of the land; bay; cove, &c.
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