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safe harbor

noun
1.
a harbor considered safe for a ship, as in wartime or during a storm at sea.
2.
any place or situation that offers refuge or protection.
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  • It is characterized by an indented coast and has a safe harbor.

    Jesus the Christ James Edward Talmage
  • It was easily apparent that she had made a safe harbor none too early.

    Jim Spurling, Fisherman

    Albert Walter Tolman
  • And the next time we may not be as fortunate as we were this time in finding a safe harbor.

    White Fire Roy J. Snell
  • Their instinct is to run at once for a safe harbor when a storm threatens.

    The Story of Malta Maturin M. Ballou
  • Heretofore in all her ventures a safe harbor had been near to shelter her.

    The Reclaimers Margaret Hill McCarter

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