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cubbyhole

cub·by·hole

cubbyhole

pronunciation:
kuh bi hol
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small compartment, open at one end, such as one of several in a desk for holding paper, pencils, or the like.
similar words:
pigeonhole
definition 2: any small enclosed area, such as a room, that confines comfortably.
similar words:
alcove