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noun [countable]     niche pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    a job or activity that you are good at and that is very suitable for you

    She’s never really found her niche in life.

  2. 2
    business an opportunity to sell a particular product or service that no one else is selling

    The company fills a niche in the digital TV market.

  3. 3
    a small hole or space in a wall where you can put small objects


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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