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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A home for parentless children.

Usage examples (37)
  • Her grandmother spent each night knitting hats for the local orphanage.
  • His early orphanage shaped his character as an adult
  • The orphanage is 126 miles southwest of Port-au-Prince.
  • At the foot of Tapatio Plaza, we stopped at Instituto Cultural de Cabañas, formerly an orphanage from the 1800's. for more
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