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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Harbor  \Har"bor\,  v.  t.  [Written  also  {harbour}.]  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Harbored};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Harboring}.]  [OE.  herberen 
  herberwen,  herbergen  cf  Icel.  herbergja  See  {Harbor},  n.] 
  To  afford  lodging  to  to  enter  as  guest;  to  receive;  to  give 
  a  refuge  to  indulge  or  cherish  (a  thought  or  feeling,  esp. 
  an  ill  thought). 
 
  Any  place  that  harbors  men.  --Shak. 
 
  The  bare  suspicion  made  it  treason  to  harbor  the  person 
  suspected.  --Bp.  Burnet. 
 
  Let  not  your  gentle  breast  harbor  one  thought  of 
  outrage.  --Rowe. 




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