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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishharemhar‧em /ˈhɑːrim, hɑːˈriːm $ ˈhɑːrəm, ˈher-/ noun [countable]  1 MARRYthe group of wives or women who lived with a rich or powerful man in some Muslim societies in the past2 TBBpart of a Muslim house that is separate from the rest of the house, where only women live
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haremI was born in a harem, and I instinctively understood very young that behind every boundary something terrifying is hiding.Thanks largely to the tradition of the harem and their own recent suppression, Arab women had a strong sense of sisterhood.
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