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It’s a notion that’s launched more than a few books and pseudo-docs, all hinging on the fact that most of the planet’s nether waters are unexplored—and therefore rife with primo dens for enigmatic beasts.
COULD AN ANCIENT MEGASHARK STILL LURK IN THE DEEP SEAS?BY RILEY BLACKOCTOBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Yet behind the we’re-just-here-to-help-folks-realize-their-dreams facade, I’d say the Silicon Valley company always has been a den of buttoned-up MBAs trying to optimize its e-commerce engine.
EBAY’S PATHETIC, POWER-HUNGRY PRANKSTERSADAM LASHINSKYSEPTEMBER 28, 2020FORTUNE
Chestnut says that finding and measuring these dens would have provided insight as to how the mothers choose their nesting locations, and helped them protect areas of their park that could serve as dens in the future.
MOUNT RAINIER’S FIRST WOLVERINE MAMA IN A CENTURY IS A SIGN OF THE SPECIES’ COMEBACKHANNAH SEOAUGUST 28, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Female wolverines use snowfall in the winter to build their natal dens, where they birth and take care of their young.
MOUNT RAINIER’S FIRST WOLVERINE MAMA IN A CENTURY IS A SIGN OF THE SPECIES’ COMEBACKHANNAH SEOAUGUST 28, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
This is especially true of the 1002 coastal plain portion, which has the largest number of polar bear dens in Alaska.
THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION OPENED THE ARCTIC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE TO OIL COMPANIES—BUT NONE MAY BITEBY SCOTT L. MONTGOMERY/THE CONVERSATIONAUGUST 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Over the mantel in our parlor we have a picture of the lion's den, and it is one of the choicest of our family treasures.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
"'Bared the lion in hith den—the Doog-dug-lath——'" Abraham stopped and took a long breath.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Then he returned to the den and found his people recovering somewhat from their surprise.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
Mr. Ralph found me in his den, I was arranging one of his tables, and he said that he wanted to talk to me.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
Often the doctor came to Hill Street and sat for long periods with the general in that small, cosy room which was his den.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DEN

  • alcoves
  • antechambers
  • apartments
  • bastilles
  • booths
  • burrows
  • cages
  • cavities
  • chambers
  • cloisters
  • closets
  • compartments
  • coops
  • cribs
  • crypts
  • cubicles
  • dens
  • dungeons
  • holds
  • holes
  • keeps
  • lockups
  • nooks
  • pens
  • receptacles
  • recesses
  • retreats
  • stalls
  • towers
  • vaults
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