a safe place for hiding, especially from the law.
Also, hide-out.

1870–75; noun use of verb phrase hide out

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hideout (ˈhaɪdˌaʊt)
1.  a hiding place, esp a remote place used by outlaws, etc; hideaway
2.  to remain deliberately concealed, esp for a prolonged period of time

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Our initial modeling of hideout is based on the thermodynamic limit.
The marsh became a famous hideout for these outlaws.
The general area was once used as a hideout for outlaws.
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