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noun being inactive or suspended

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noun discontinuation or delay of a proceeding

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noun nook, secluded spot
noun alcove in wall
noun time during which an activity is stopped

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noun middle, lining

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noun pause

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noun place all one's own

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noun corner, cubbyhole

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noun cavity

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noun rest

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noun suspension of activity

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noun recreation

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noun pause from work

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noun pause from work
noun abeyance

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noun insides

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