noun, plural den·tes [den-teez]. /ˈdɛn tiz/. Zoology.
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The sun ariseth; they gather themselves together and lay them down in their dens.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dingoes make their homes in hollowed out logs, dens, or rabbit holes.Pets or Predators? 10 Things About Australia’s Famous Dog, the Dingo|Meredith Kaufman|June 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They can now come out of their dens in the ground or beneath the flat stones and lead a more free and active life.Squirrels and Other Fur-Bearers|John Burroughs
The two boys did a greater day's work than they could comprehend when they raided the dens by the river's side.The Story of Ab|Stanley Waterloo
Caves, dens, and outhouses were crowded with the persecuted flock.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 18|Alexander Leighton
His refrigerator was modeled along the architectural lines of the dens of the divided trunks.Solar Stiff|Chas. A. Stopher
Prairie dogs squeaked and frisked and dived needlessly into their dens.The Eagle's Heart|Hamlin Garland