"niche" in the noun sense
a position particularly well suited to the person who occupies it
"he found his niche in the academic world"
2. recess, recession, niche, corner
a small concavity
3. recess, niche
an enclosure that is set back or indented
4. niche, ecological niche
ecology) the status of an organism within its environment and community (affecting its survival as a species)
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